What is a .RPF File And How To Open It – Rockstar Games (Easy Guide)

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Have you downloaded a file with .rpf extension, but you are not sure what it is? 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 .rpf file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .RPF file?

The file extension .RPF is from Grand Theft Auto Data File.The creator of this file extension is Rockstar Games. The format of this file is binary, and it is a game related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .rpf file on 1 platform.

How to open a .RPF file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the OpenIV software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is SparkIV and OpenIV.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .RPF 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the OpenIV software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .RPF file?

If you are still unable to open the .RPF file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .RPF file.rpgmvm – Enterbrain, .rpgmvo – Enterbrain, .rpgmvp – Enterbrain, .rpgproject – Enterbrain, .rpgsave – Enterbrain. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .RPF file with the OpenIV, SparkIV programs on Windows.