What is a .CSPLAN File And How To Open It – IBM

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .csplan extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .csplan file extension and how to open it.

What is a .CSPLAN file?

The .CSPLAN file extension stands for SPSS Sampling Plan File. The developer of this file extension is IBM. The file is a settings related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .csplan file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .CSPLAN file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the IBM SPSS software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use IBM SPSS software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .CSPLAN 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 IBM SPSS 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 .CSPLAN file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the IBM SPSS software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: IBM SPSS.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .CSPLAN 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: Clicking “Open with”

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

How to open a .CSPLAN file on Linux

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

1. In the first step you need to download the IBM SPSS software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use IBM SPSS software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .CSPLAN file

2. The second step is locating 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 IBM SPSS software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .CSPLAN file?

If you are still unable to open the .CSPLAN file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .CSPLAN file.csproj – Microsoft, .csr – Certificate Signing Request File, .css – Cascading Style Sheet, .cst – CELSYS, .cst – Adobe Systems. 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 .CSPLAN file with the IBM SPSS program on Windows, IBM SPSS program on Mac and IBM SPSS software on Linux.