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

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .cptx extension, but you are not sure what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .cptx file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .CPTX file?

The file extension .CPTX stands for Adobe Captivate Project File. The development of this file was done by Adobe Systems. The format of this file is binary, and it is a data related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .CPTX file?

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

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

To open the .cptx file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Adobe Captivate software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Adobe Captivate.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .CPTX 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: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .CPTX file on Mac

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

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. The other software that you can use is Adobe Captivate.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .CPTX 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 .CPTX file?

If you are still unable to open the .CPTX file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .CPTX file.cpu – Virtual CPU File, .cpvc – Adobe Systems, .cpx – Oracle, .cpx – Microsoft, .cpx – Corel. 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 .CPTX file with the Adobe Captivate program on Windows and Adobe Captivate program on Mac.