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Details of extension .dmp

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .dmp file?
  • Which program can create the .dmp file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .dmp format?
  • What can convert .dmp files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .dmp extension?
.dmp
Windows Memory Dump .dmp file icon

Windows Memory Dump

DMP file is a Windows Memory Dump. The memory dump (DMP) is used to record the contents of the system memory when Windows operating systems stop unexpectedly.
Category: Data files
Application: Dumpchk
Program name: dumpchk.exe
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
Windows Debug Dump
Windows Heap Dump
.dmp
DB/TextWorks Exported Records File .dmp file icon

DB/TextWorks Exported Records File

DMP file is a DB/TextWorks Exported Records File. DB/TextWorks is a popular Windows database management and text retrieval system.
Category: Data files
Application: DB/TextWorks
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
DB/TextWorks Database Term and Word Index
DB/TextWorks Access Control File
DB/TextWorks Access Control Special File
DB/TextWorks Database
DB/TextWorks Textbase Structure Data
DB/TextWorks Database Directory
DB/TextWorks Database Indexed List
DB/TextWorks List of BTX Records
DB/TextWorks Database Deferred Update Directory
.dmp
PDP-10 Core Dump .dmp file icon

PDP-10 Core Dump

DMP file is a PDP-10 Core Dump. The PDP-10 is a mainframe computer family manufactured by Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) from 1966 into the 1980s.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: PDP-10
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
PDP-10 Program Low Segment
PDP-10 Runoff Input Data
PDP-10 Fortran-4 Source Code
PDP-10 Queue Data
PDP-10 Printer Output Data
PDP-10 Relocatable Object
PDP-10 Batch File
PDP-10 BCPL Compiler Source Code
PDP-10 BLISS-10 Compiler Source Code
.dmp
Depiction Element Definition Data .dmp file icon

Depiction Element Definition Data

DMP file is a Depiction Element Definition Data. Depiction is a GIS mapping tool
Detailed description not available
Category: GIS files
Application: Depiction Reader
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
Depiction Data
.dmp
BYOND Dream Maker Map Data .dmp file icon

BYOND Dream Maker Map Data

DMP file is a BYOND Dream Maker Map Data. The DM (Dream Maker) language uses a syntax similar to C/C++ to build networked multi-user worlds. This reference and the accompanying guide discuss the structure and function of DM.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: BYOND Dream Maker
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
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Related extensions:
BYOND Dream Maker Icon File
BYOND Dream Maker Source Code
BYOND Dream Maker Map
BYOND Dream Maker Compiled World
BYOND Dream Maker Script

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Chord Pro Chord
Dr. Halo Picture
DJPrint Data
Dreamkeys Plug-in
Microsoft DirectMusic Producer Audio
BYOND Dream Maker Source Code
PowerDynamo Dynascript Script
Duke Nukem 3D Demo File
Eudemons Online Data

The .dmp filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

dnp (1), dml (1), dlp (1), xmp (1), djp (1), vmp (1), cmp (1), rmp (1), mdp (1), emp (1), dp (1), dmo (1), dm (1), dkp (1), wmp (1)

Can't open a .dmp file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.dmp

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