What is a .VBP File And How To Open It – Microsoft (Easy Steps)


Have you downloaded a file with .vbp extension, but you are not sure what it is? 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 .vbp file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .VBP file?

The .VBP file extension stands for Visual Basic Project File. The developer of this file extension is Microsoft. This file belongs to the text format and it is a development related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .VBP file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Microsoft Visual Studio software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Microsoft Visual Studio software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .VBP 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 Microsoft Visual Studio software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .VBP file?

If you cannot open the .VBP file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .VBP file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .vbpf1 – Knowledge Matters, .vbproj – Microsoft, .vbr – GIMP, .vbs – Microsoft, .vbscript – Visual Basic Script. 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 .VBP file with the Microsoft Visual Studio program on Windows.