.CPTX File Extension

Adobe Systems
File Type:
Adobe Captivate Project File

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

What is a CPTX file?

Cptx file extension has Adobe Captivate Project file type, developed by Adobe Systems, which is associated with the "data files" category.

Adobe Captivate is a program for screen recording and creating eLearning products. It is responsible for creating files with the .CPTX extension. In a typical file, you will find multiple slides with screen recordings, audio, etc. CTPX are needed for authoring eLearning products like quizzes, demonstrations, tests, or simulations. It is possible to export contents of a CPTX file into a .SWF file that can be opened with any SWF-supported player such as Adobe Flash. Another option – is to extract a CPTX file to a standalone .EXE file. The CPTX extension has replaced the older .CP extension with the release of Adobe Captivate 5.

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

cptx file icon
Adobe Systems
File Type:
Adobe Captivate Project File
Data Files

How to open CPTX file?

Double click the cptx 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 .cptx 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 cptx 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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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the cptx 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 CPTX 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 cptx file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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