.ZXP File Extension

Adobe Systems
File Type:
Extension Manager Package

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

What is a ZXP file?

Zxp file extension has Extension Manager Package file type, developed by Adobe Systems, which is associated with the "plugin files" category.

These are extensions for Adobe software. They are designed to improve the capabilities of the original program and can be installed or deleted with the help of Adobe Extension Manager. ZXP files are saved in a zipped format; during the installation, they are decompressed. Adobe extensions work similar to plug-ins as they expand program’s functions. For instance, you can add new files types to the program’s core so it will be able to read them. The ZXP format has replaced the older .MXP format, which was supported by the software prior to Adobe Extension Manager CS5.

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

zxp file icon
Adobe Systems
File Type:
Extension Manager Package
Plugin Files

How to open ZXP file?

Double click the zxp 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 .zxp 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 zxp 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 zxp 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 ZXP files

  • Windows Windows
    • Adobe Extension Manager CC Adobe Extension Manager CC
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Adobe Extension Manager CC Adobe Extension Manager CC

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

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