A yps file extension is related to the Yahoo! Instant Messenger and used for its data files.

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YPS file extension - Yahoo! Instant Messenger data

What is yps file? How to open yps files?

File type specification:

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yps file icon: yps filetype icon

The yps file extension is used by Yahoo! Instant Messenger, an instant messaging client for Microsoft Windows, Mac, Linux and various mobile platforms.

The yps file stores some kind of data.

Yahoo Messenger was shut down on July 17, 2018.

This yps 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 yps file:

Yahoo! Instant Messenger icon

Yahoo, Inc. logoYahoo! Instant Messenger  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Yahoo, Inc.

Yahoo! Messenger is free multi-platfom instant messaging service and client. Yahoo! Messenger is able to send text messages, transport files as well as establish the voice and video calls.

Help how to open:

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:

As far as we know, this .yps 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 .yps 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 yps file, edit yps file, convert yps file, view yps file, play yps file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with yps file - Yahoo! Instant Messenger data

Click on the software link for more information about Yahoo! Instant Messenger. Yahoo! Instant Messenger uses yps 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.).

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