What is a .POP File And How To Open It – Samsung (Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .pop extension and you don’t know what it is? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .pop file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .POP file?

The file extension .POP is from Samsung Popcon Character File.The developer of this file extension is Samsung. The format of this file is binary, and it is a raster related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .pop file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .POP file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Microsoft Windows Photo Viewer software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .POP 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Microsoft Windows Photo Viewer software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .POP file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the Apple Preview software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .POP 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Apple Preview 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 .POP file?

If you cannot open the .POP file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .POP file.pop – Valve. 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 .POP file with the Microsoft Windows Photo Viewer program on Windows and Apple Preview program on Mac.