Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .rdp

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

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

Remote Desktop Connection Settings .rdp file icon

Remote Desktop Connection Settings

RDP is a Remote Desktop Connection Settings on Microsoft Windows. When you use the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) to connect to a remote computer, the RDP file is created on the client computer.
Category: Configuration files
Program name: mstsc.exe
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Configuration File
Initialization File
Remote Desktop Connection Bitmap Cache

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

RoboForm PassCard File
mToolkit Deployment Package
DReport Document
RapidWeaver Package
Rainbow Painter Image
RapidPLUS Application File
Oracle BI EE Repository
RonyaSoft Poster Designer Document
Epson PhotoQuicker Frame

The .rdp filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

rpd (15), rep (12), fdp (12), rfp (9), dp (8), drp (8), ddp (6), rwp (6), gdp (6), rp (4), rdo (4), rcp (3), rsp (3), rrp (2), rdl (2)

Can't open a .rdp file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.rdp

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, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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