A lap file extension is related to the Scheme programming language based on Lisp. A lap file contains source code written in the Scheme.

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LAP file extension - Scheme source code

What is lap file? How to open lap files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

The lap file extension is associated with Scheme, a statically scoped and properly tail-recursive dialect of the Lisp programming language invented by Guy Lewis Steele Jr. and Gerald Jay Sussman.

It was designed to have an exceptionally clear and simple semantics and few different ways to form expressions. 

The lap file contains Scheme source code.

The default software associated to lap file type:

NotePad++ text editor icon

Notepad++ Team logo NotePad++ text editor  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Notepad++ Team

Notepad++ is very popular free text and source code editor. It supports syntax highlighting and syntax folding for C, C++, HTML, ASP, Java, Pascal, PHP, Cobol, CSS etc. Notepad++ also supports plugins to add new features. It is localized to many languages.

Help how to open LAP files:

Use text editing tool to open *.lap files.

How to convert file with extension LAP:

As far as we know, this .lap file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

Related links:

Scheme full overview

List of software applications associated to the .lap file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open lap file, edit lap file, convert lap file, view lap file, play lap file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the lap files.

  • Open lap file
  • Save lap file
  • Edit lap file

Software that open lap file - Scheme source code

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open lap file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with lap file by default:
NotePad++ text editor small icon NotePad++ text editor
Other suggested software:
Sublime Text small icon Sublime Text
PSPad small icon PSPad
Atom small icon Atom

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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