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Details of extension .vpu

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .vpu file?
  • Which program can create the .vpu file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .vpu format?
  • What can convert .vpu files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .vpu extension?
Avast Antivirus Setup/Update Package .vpu file icon

Avast Antivirus Setup/Update Package

VPU file is an Avast Antivirus Setup/Update Package. Avast! is an antivirus computer program available to Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X and Linux users.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Avast
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Avast Antivirus Update
Avast Antivirus Sound Package
Avast Compressed Skin
Avast Skin
Avast Antivirus License Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Visual Studio Utility Project
SiSoftware Sandra File
SlickEdit Project
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The .vpu filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cpu (1), vu (1), vpk (1), vpi (1), vp (1), pu (1), dpu (1), vup (1), vpy (1), vpj (1), vph (1), pvu (1), gpu (1)

Can't open a .vpu file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vpu

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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