What is a .SMP File And How To Open It – Ulead (Easy Steps)

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Have you downloaded a file with .smp extension, but you have never seen this extension before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .smp file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .SMP file?

The file extension .SMP comes from PhotoImpact Gallery File. It was developed by Ulead. The file is a data related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .SMP file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .SMP file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Corel PhotoImpact X3 software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SMP 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 Corel PhotoImpact X3 software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .SMP file?

If you are still unable to open the .SMP file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .SMP file.smp – MakeMusic, .smp – skyLyn Applications, .smp – Stellar Solutions, .smp – Clark Labs, .smp – Salvat, .smp – Xionics Document Technologies. 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 .SMP file with the Corel PhotoImpact X3 program on Windows.