Did you find or received CMP file and your computer failed to open it? Below we will explain what is CMP file extension and how you can open it.

What is a CMP file ext?

The .CMP file extension identifies CorelDraw Postscript Printer Header files which assist CorelDraw in its PostScript printing functions. CorelDraw is a graphics and image rendering program. In this context .CMP files should be automatically accessed by CorelDraw and so there should be no need to access them manually.

How to open a CMP file?

In most cases your computer should know what software program should be used to open different file types and extensions like CMP. When you double click on the CMP file format, it should open with appropriate software program. If you downloaded or received CMP files for the first time and your system failed to open it then try free file viewers available on the internet after doing enough research not to fall prey to malware.

How to fix errors with CMP files

Scan the file
Before trying to open CMP files on your Windows make sure that it is safe to do so by running through antivirus scanner.
Unable to open CMP files with the associated software program or see an error than try updating the associated software
Do not
If none of the applications in your Windows were able to open CMP file do not change file extension because by changing file extension you are corrupting the file. In case you already changed the extension you can revert it back to CMP by renaming the file. Incorrect associations are the cause of many CMP file errors.

Finally, if Windows is unable to open file extension CMP you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a registry scan.

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