>> RPMSAVE file

RPMSAVE file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.rpmsave - RPM Package Manager Package Backup

The RPMSAVE archive files are related to RPM. RPMSAVE file is an RPM Package Manager Package Backup. 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.

Archive files
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rpmnew, rpmorig
RPM Package Manager Package Backup related extensions:
RPM Package Specification

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

Can't open a .rpmsave 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.

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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