RDP file - How do I open a .rdp file?
The table below provides useful information about the .rdp file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .rdp file?
- What program do I need to open a .rdp file?
- How can the .rdp file be opened, edited or printed?
- How can I convert .rdp files to another format?
Table of Contents
- ✅ Remote Desktop Connection Settings Data
- 🔄 .rdp file converters
- 🚫 .rdp file related errors
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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
✅ Remote Desktop Connection Settings Data
The RDP file is a Remote Desktop Connection Settings Data. When you use the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) to connect to a remote computer, the RDP file is created on the client computer.
Other types of files may also use the .rdp file extension.
🚫 The .rdp file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
We found the following similar file extensions in our database:
🔴 Can't open a .rdp file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
Windows cannot open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...
If you don't know how to set the .rdp file association, check the FAQ.
🔴 Can I change the extension of files?
Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.
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