What is a .CPR File And How To Open It – Adobe Systems (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .cpr extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .cpr file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .CPR file?

The file extension .CPR is Adobe Captivate Preferences File. The creator of this file extension is Adobe Systems. The file has the xml format, and it is a settings related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .cpr file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .CPR file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .CPR file on various operating systems.

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

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .cpr file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Adobe Captivate software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Adobe Captivate.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .CPR 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Adobe Captivate software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .CPR file on Mac

The .cpr file can be opened in 4 steps on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Adobe Captivate software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Adobe Captivate software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .CPR 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 Adobe Captivate software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .CPR file?

If you are still unable to open the .CPR file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .CPR file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .cpr – Steinberg Media Technologies, .cpr – Microsoft. 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 .CPR file with the Adobe Captivate program on Windows and Adobe Captivate program on Mac.