What is a .XP File And How To Open It – XPilot (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .xp extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .xp file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .XP file?

The file extension .XP comes from XPilot Map. This file extension was developed by XPilot. The file has the text format, and it is a game related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .xp file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .XP file?

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

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

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .xp file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the XPilot software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: XPilot.

Step 2

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

How to open a .XP file on Linux

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

1. In the first step you need to download the XPilot software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use XPilot software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .XP file

2. The second step is locating 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the XPilot software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .XP file?

If you cannot open the .XP file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .XP file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .xp – Starbreeze Studios. 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 .XP file with the XPilot program on Windows and XPilot software on Linux.