What is a .DFP File And How To Open It – Blackmagic Design (Guide)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .dfp extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .dfp file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .DFP file?

The file extension .DFP stands for Fusion Plugin File. It was developed by Blackmagic Design. The file is a plugin related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .DFP file?

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

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

The .dfp file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the Blackmagic Design Fusion software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .DFP 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: 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 Blackmagic Design Fusion software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .DFP file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the Blackmagic Design Fusion software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .DFP 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 Blackmagic Design Fusion software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .DFP file?

If you are still unable to open the .DFP file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .DFP file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .dfproj – DVD Flick, .dfs – BrainSuite, .dft – Solid Edge Draft Document, .dft – Breaktru Software, .dfti – Samuel Green. 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 .DFP file with the Blackmagic Design Fusion program on Windows and Blackmagic Design Fusion program on Mac.