.JAP File Extension

File Type:
Nonogram Puzzle File

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

What is a JAP file?

Jap file extension has Nonogram Puzzle file type, which is associated with the "game files" category.

Files with this extension are used by Nonogram puzzle games, for example. QNonograms. JAP files are used to save nonogram puzzles known as griddlers, hanjie, paint-by-numbers, and other types, which utilize a grid with cells that must be filled (or left blank) to make up a picture. Each puzzle includes numbers for rows and columns in a grid indicating the number of squares to be colored. This information allows you to deduce which squares must be colored and which to be left untouched in order to reveal the image and finally solve the puzzle

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

jap file icon
File Type:
Nonogram Puzzle File
Game Files

How to open JAP file?

Double click the jap 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 .jap 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 jap 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 jap 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 JAP files

  • Windows Windows
    • QNonograms QNonograms
  • Linux Linux
    • QNonograms QNonograms

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 jap file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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