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Details of extension .vp8

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .vp8 file?
  • Which program can create the .vp8 file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .vp8 format?
  • What can convert .vp8 files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .vp8 extension?
WebM VP8 Video .vp8 file icon

WebM VP8 Video

VP8 file is a WebM VP8 Video. VP8 is a video compression format owned by Google and created by On2 Technologies as a successor to VP7.
Category: Video files
Application: VLC Media Player
Program name: -
Mime-type: video/webm
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
TrueMotion VP7 Video
WebM VP9 Video

Other types of files may also use the .vp8 file extension. If you have helpful information about .vp8 extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

CP8 256 Grayscale Image
Virtual Pascal OS/2 Unit
Fast PAQ8 Compressed File
VAST Programmer Data
PICO-8 Data
Avast Antivirus Setup/Update Package
Covox 8-bit Audio Data
Corel Ventura Publisher Publication
ACDSee Photo Manager Internal Data

The .vp8 filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cp8 (1), vpo (1), vp (1), v8 (1), fp8 (1), vpu (1), vpi (1), v8p (1), p8 (1)

Can't open a .vp8 file?

If you want to open a .vp8 file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .vp8 association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vp8

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

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