An hp file extension is related to the HP Graphics Language and used for its plotter files.

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What is hp file? How to open hp files?

File type specification:

Graphics file type icon Graphics file type

hp file icon: hp filetype icon

The hp file extension is associated with the Printout file (HP Graphics Language )for HP printers/plotters (HP/GL).

HPGL, sometimes hyphenated as HP-GL, is the primary printer control language used by Hewlett-Packard plotters.

The name is an initialism for Hewlett-Packard Graphics Language. It later became a standard for almost all plotters. Hewlett-Packard's printers also usually support HPGL in addition to PCL.

This hp file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open hp file:

XnView MP icon

Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet logoXnView MP  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet

A free (for non-commercial purposes) powerful cross-platform media browser, viewer and converter. Compatible with more than 500 formats and also supports export to 70 different file formats. It works on Windows, Linux and macOS (OS X).

Help how to open:

Use XnView to view content of *.hp files.

How to convert:

XnView is able to export *.hp files to other picture file formats.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .hp file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open hp file, edit hp file, convert hp file, view hp file, play hp file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

hp file viewer - programs that view hp file - HP Graphics Language plotter document

Programs supporting the exension hp on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about XnView MP for view hp file action.


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