XPT file extension - SAS transport (XPORT) file
What is xpt file? How to open xpt files?
File type specification:
The XPT file extension is used for a data format by Statistical Analysis Software (SAS). All transport data set records are 80 bytes in length. If there is not sufficient data to reach 80 bytes, then a record is padded with ASCII blanks to 80 bytes. All character data are stored in ASCII, regardless of the operating system. All integers are stored using IBM-style integer format, and all floating-point numbers are stored using the IBM-style double (truncated if the variable's length is less than 8).
The .xpt file ares used to export an SAS data set to another platform or software program.
The default software associated to xpt file type:
Company or developer:
SAS Institute Inc.
SAS software is used to solve next-generation business problems with our market-leading business analytics solutions. It contains improvements in environment management, enhancements in data management, and expanded analytics capabilities to better manage and process business data.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .xpt file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open xpt file, edit xpt file, convert xpt file, view xpt file, play xpt file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Others xpt file
Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with xpt file - SAS transport (XPORT) file
Click on the software link for more information about SAS. SAS uses xpt 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.).