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Details of extension .uip

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Universal Installer Project

UIP file is a Universal Installer Project. It is an XML file format describing a product to be installed. It was developed by Macrovision for their InstallShield suite.
Detailed description not available
Category: Project files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
InstallShield Express File
InstallShield Setup Project
InstallShield Uninstall Information
InstallShield Log
Toolbook Package Definition
InstallShield Wizard Project
InstallShield Dialog
InstallShield Object Project
InstallShield Project

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Houdini Scene
AIX User Interface Language
Fritz Update
Atari 8-bit Hard Interlace Picture
EAGLE User Language Program
JIP Analysis Toolkit Image
ThinAnywhere Configuration
Uniform Office Format Presentation
OA-KIP Client Data Transfer File

The .uip filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

hip (1), uop (1), uil (1), kip (1), iup (1), iip (1), upi (1), ulp (1), ui (1), jip (1), ip (1)

Can't open a .uip file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.uip

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