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PCP file format description

Many people share .pcp files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .pcp file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .pcp files.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.pcp - Autodesk AutoCAD Plotter Configuration

The PCP configuration files are related to Autodesk AutoCAD. PCP file is an Autodesk AutoCAD Plotter Configuration.

Autodesk AutoCAD
Configuration files
- / -
pc2, pc3
Autodesk AutoCAD Plotter Configuration related extensions:
Autodesk 3D Studio MAX Color Definitions
Autodesk 3D Studio MAX Quad Options
Autodesk 3D Studio MAX Keyboard Shortcuts
Autodesk 3D Studio MAX Render Preset Settings
Autodesk AutoCAD Custom Workspace
iPhone Carrier Bundle

.pcp - Patch Creation Properties File

The PCP development files are related to Windows Installer Development Tools. PCP file is a Patch Creation Properties File. A Patch Creation Properties (PCP) file is a COM-structured storage file that has the same format as a Windows. Installer database, but a different schema.

Windows Installer Development Tools
Development files
- / -
Patch Creation Properties File related extensions:
Interface Definition File
Debugging Tools for Windows Saved Workspace
Windows Trace Message Header File
Windows Trace Message Format File
Windows Trace Message Control File
Silverlight Deep Zoom Image

Naturally, other applications may also use the .pcp file extension. Even harmful programs can create .pcp files. Be especially cautious with .pcp files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .pcp file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .pcp file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

lcp, pxp, ocp, cp, pvp, ppc, pfp, pco, pc, psp, pp, pdp, pcl

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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IGOR Pro Packed Experiment File
C64 Advanced Art Studio Image
Adobe Captivate Project
Adobe Photoshop Preferences

Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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