What is a .CPR File And How To Open It – Steinberg Media Technologies (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .cpr extension, but you have never seen this extension before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .cpr file extension and how to open it.

What is a .CPR file?

The .CPR file extension is from Cubase Project. This file extension was developed by Steinberg Media Technologies. This audio related file is in binary format.

What to know

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

How to open a .CPR file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .CPR file on your operating system/device.

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Steinberg Cubase software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Steinberg Cubase.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .CPR 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: 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 Steinberg Cubase software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! 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. The first step is to download the Steinberg Cubase software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Steinberg Cubase 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Steinberg Cubase software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “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. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .CPR file.cpr – Microsoft, .cpr – Adobe Systems. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .CPR file with the Steinberg Cubase program on Windows and Steinberg Cubase program on Mac.