What is a .3P2 File And How To Open It – Third Generation Partnership Project (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .3p2 extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .3p2 file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .3P2 file?

The file extension .3P2 comes from 3GPP Multimedia File. It was developed by Third Generation Partnership Project. This video related file is in binary format.

What to know

There are currently 3 software that can open the .3p2 file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .3P2 file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .3P2 file on various operating systems.

How to open a .3P2 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

There are 4 simple steps to open the .3p2 file on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the MPlayer software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Apple QuickTime Player, VideoLAN VLC media player and MPlayer.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .3P2 file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the MPlayer software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .3P2 file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .3p2 file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the VideoLAN VLC media player software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Apple QuickTime Player and VideoLAN VLC media player software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .3P2 file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the VideoLAN VLC media player software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .3P2 file on Linux

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .3p2 file on Linux in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the MPlayer software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: VideoLAN VLC media player and MPlayer.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .3P2 file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the MPlayer software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .3P2 file?

If you are still unable to open the .3P2 file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .3P2 file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .3pe – Intuit, .3w – XYZprinting, .4db – 4D, .4dd – 4D, .4dl – 4D. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .3P2 file with the MPlayer, Apple QuickTime Player, VideoLAN VLC media player programs on Windows, VideoLAN VLC media player, Apple QuickTime Player programs on Mac and MPlayer, VideoLAN VLC media player software on Linux.