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Details of extension .3gpp

0 extension(s) and 1 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .3gpp file?
  • Which program can create the .3gpp file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .3gpp format?
  • What can convert .3gpp files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .3gpp extension?
3GP Video File .3gp file icon

3GP Video File

The 3GP file is a 3GP Video. 3GP is a video format specially developed for third generation mobile devices. It is based on the MP4 file format.
Category: Video files
Application: QuickTime Player
Program name: -
Mime-type: video/3gp
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
3g, 3gpp, 3pg
Related extensions:
Microsoft Video for Windows Movie
Mpeg Video
Multimedia Viewer Book
Mpeg-4 Video Container
Advanced Systems Format Media
Digital Video
Adobe Flash Video File
Indeo Video File
Sony MicroMV Video

Other types of files may also use the .3gpp file extension. If you have helpful information about .3gpp extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

3GP Video File
Serif Graphics Plus Document

The .3gpp filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

gpp (1), 3gp (1)

Can't open a .3gpp file?

If you want to open a .3gpp file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .3gpp association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.3gpp

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android