.CPS File Extension

Adobe Systems
File Type:
Captivate Styles File

Having trouble opening .cps extension? Don't panic! This page explains what cps files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open cps files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a CPS file?

Cps file extension has Captivate Styles file type, developed by Adobe Systems, which is associated with the "settings files" category.

Adobe Captivate is an application for creating eLearning content. It creates and saves files with this extension. CPS files are style files, which means that they store complex styles for objects including multiple visual attributes like fonts or colors. With CPS files you can export and import unique object styles from one project to another. Adobe Captivate has a couple of predefined styles by default; they can be edited by the user.


To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

cps file icon
Adobe Systems
File Type:
Captivate Styles File
Settings Files

How to open CPS file?

Double click the cps file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .cps extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the cps extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the cps file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open CPS files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the cps file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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