TAP file format description
Many people share .tap files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .tap file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .tap files.
4 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.tap - ZX Spectrum Emulator Tape Data TAP
The TAP data files are related to ZX-32. The TAP file is a ZX Spectrum Emulator Tape Data. The ZX Spectrum is a home computer (8bit) released in the United Kingdom in 1982 by Sinclair Research Ltd.
- Data files
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- ZX Spectrum Emulator Tape Data TAP related extensions:
.tap - GSM Transferred Account Procedure Data
The TAP data files are related to Tap3Edit. The TAP file is a GSM Transferred Account Procedure Data. GSM Transferred Account Procedure (TAP) defines the format and validation rules for transferring roaming usage information between mobile operators in different countries. TAP3 is the third specification version of the standard. The files transferred are termed TAP files.
.tap - Commodore 64 Casette Tape Image
The TAP disk image files are related to Vice C64 Emulator. The TAP file is a Commodore 64 Casette Tape Image. Commodore 64 is a home computer released in January 1982 by Commodore and retired in April 1994.
- Vice C64 Emulator
- Disk Image files
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- Commodore 64 Casette Tape Image related extensions:
.tap - Geopath Editor TAP Data
The TAP data files are related to Geopath. The TAP file is a Geopath Editor TAP Data. Geopath is a fully integrated CAD/CAM system developed with the real machinist in mind.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .tap file extension. Even harmful programs can create .tap files. Be especially cautious with .tap files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .tap 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .tap file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
ap, atp, fap, gap, hap, rap, ta, tal, tao, tp, tpa, twp, txp, tzp, yap
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- RAPTOR Data
- ACD FotoAngelo Project
- GSM Returned Accounts Procedure Data
- Visage Mpeg-4 ASCII Facial Animation Parameters File
- Track-at-Once CD/DVD Image
- Visual Studio ACT Project
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