What is a .RPA File And How To Open It – RIB Software (Simple Steps)


While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .rpa extension. Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .rpa file extension and how to open it.

What is a .RPA file?

The .RPA file extension is from RIB Project Archive File. The creator of this file extension is RIB Software. The file has the binary format, and it is a data related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .rpa file on 1 platform.

How to open a .RPA file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .RPA file on your operating system/device.

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the RIB iTWO software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .RPA 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the RIB iTWO software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .RPA file?

If you are still unable to open the .RPA file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .RPA file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .rpb – Famatech, .rpc – Synthrone, .rpd – RIB Software, .rpd – Hand Multimedia, .rpe – inray Industries. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .RPA file with the RIB iTWO program on Windows.