What is a .YOP File And How To Open It – Psygnosis (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .yop extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .yop file extension and how to open it.

What is a .YOP file?

The file extension .YOP stands for Psygnosis YOP Video. The creator of this file extension is Psygnosis. The file is a game related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .yop file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .YOP file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the FFmpeg software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: VideoLAN VLC media player and FFmpeg.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .YOP 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: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 FFmpeg software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .YOP file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the FFmpeg software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is VideoLAN VLC media player and FFmpeg.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .YOP 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: Clicking “Open with”

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

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the FFmpeg software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .YOP file on Linux

The .yop file can be opened in 4 steps on Linux.

1. The first step is to download the FFmpeg software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use VideoLAN VLC media player and FFmpeg software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .YOP file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the FFmpeg software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .YOP file?

If you cannot open the .YOP file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .YOP file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .ypr – BYOB, .yps – Yahoo!, .yrcbck – YRC Group, .yrcbkm – YRC Group, .yrcdat – YRC Group. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .YOP file with the FFmpeg, VideoLAN VLC media player programs on Windows, FFmpeg, VideoLAN VLC media player programs on Mac and FFmpeg, VideoLAN VLC media player software on Linux.