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RPM file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.rpm - RPM Package

The RPM archive files are related to RPM (Linux). RPM file is an RPM Package. The RPM Package Manager (RPM) is a powerful command line driven package management system capable of installing, uninstalling, verifying, querying, and updating computer software packages.

Application:
RPM (Linux)
Category:
Archive files
Mime-type:
application/x-rpm
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
RPM Package related extensions:
.cfs
Compact File Set
.iar
OpenSimulator Inventory Archive
.oar
OpenSimulator Archive
.hcb
HyperOS Compressed Backup
.fgz
Formula Graphics Presentation Archive
.grz
GRZip Compressed Archive

.rpm - C64 RunPaint Multicolor Image

The RPM graphic files are related to XnView. RPM file is a C64 RunPaint Image. Run Paint is a drawing program for the Commodore 64 home computer.

Application:
XnView
Category:
Graphic files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
C64 RunPaint Multicolor Image related extensions:
.$s
ZX Spectrum Hobetta Image
.2bp
Pocket PC Bitmap Image
.2d
Amapi Image
.411
Sony Mavica Picture
.4bt
GoDot Image
.73i
TI-73 Bitmap

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

Can't open a .rpm 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:

example.rpm

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 .rpm file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

rpk, dpm, rpn, rp, rmp, prm, gpm, epm, tpm, rpl, rpj, rom, rm, pm, fpm

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.rpk
RadLight Media Player Skin
.rpk
Rail Simulator Package
.dpm
Avid Pro Tools Plugin
.rpj
Real Pac Batch Job
.rm
RealMedia File
.pm
PM Bitmap Image

Operating systems

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