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

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .dcpr extension. Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .dcpr file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .DCPR file?

The file extension .DCPR is Adobe DNG Camera Profile Recipe File. It was developed by Adobe Systems. This file belongs to the binary format and it is a data related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .DCPR file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Adobe DNG Profile Editor software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Adobe DNG Profile Editor.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .DCPR 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 right click on your file and choose “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 Adobe DNG Profile Editor software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .DCPR file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .dcpr file on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the Adobe DNG Profile Editor software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is Adobe DNG Profile Editor.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .DCPR 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: 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 Adobe DNG Profile Editor software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .DCPR file?

If you are still unable to open the .DCPR file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .DCPR file.dcproj – Apple, .dcr – Adobe Systems, .dcr – Kodak, .dcr – Embarcadero Technologies, .dcr – High Criteria. 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 .DCPR file with the Adobe DNG Profile Editor program on Windows and Adobe DNG Profile Editor program on Mac.