VPU file format description
Many people share .vpu files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .vpu file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .vpu files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.vpu - Avast Antivirus Setup/Update Package
The VPU data files are related to Avast. VPU file is an Avast Antivirus Setup/Update Package. Avast! is an antivirus computer program available to Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X and Linux users.
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- Avast Antivirus Setup/Update Package related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .vpu file extension. Even harmful programs can create .vpu files. Be especially cautious with .vpu files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .vpu 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 .vpu file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
cpu, dpu, gpu, pu, pvu, vp, vph, vpi, vpj, vpk, vpy, vu, vup
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Virtual Pascal OS/2 Unit
- Nexilogic Pixbend Studio Project
- Vortex Python Script
- VideoPad Project
- Advanced DHTML Popup Package
- SlickEdit Project
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