An sp3 file extension is related to installation of Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 3.

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SP3 file extension - Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 3 installation data

What is sp3 file? How to open sp3 files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

sp3 file icon: sp3 filetype icon

The sp3 file extension is associated with the installation of Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 3.

The sp3 file is stored in the root of the installation CD with Windows XP with SP3. It is used to store some kind of installation data.

The support fo Windows XP was ended on April 8, 2014.

This sp3 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 sp3 file type:

Microsoft Windows XP Professional icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Windows XP Professional  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows XP Professional operating system is designed for business and advanced users released in 2001. It contains all functions from Windows XP Home as well as other advanced functions used in business sector. It is available to buy in 32-bit and 64-bit version. The official support for this OS ends in 2014.

Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition is improved version of Microsoft Windows XP Professional. Windows XP MC edition contains media center capabilities, such as Windows Media Center. WMC can be used to television viewing on the computer, recording and playback, a TV guide, DVD playback, video playback, photo viewing, and music playback. Windows Media Center is also installed in some editions of Microsoft Windows Vista and Windows 7.

Help how to open SP3 files:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert file with extension SP3:

As far as we know, this .sp3 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.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .sp3 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 sp3 file, edit sp3 file, convert sp3 file, view sp3 file, play sp3 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

  • Others sp3 file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with sp3 file - Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 3 installation data

Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Windows XP Professional. Microsoft Windows XP Professional uses sp3 file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with sp3 file by default:
Microsoft Windows XP Professional small icon Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition small icon Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition

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