This page contains information on the MPP file extension (Microsoft Project File), a popular video file format

MPP MPP (Document)

File extension .mpp
Category Document File
Description The .mpp file extension is the default file type created by Microsoft Project. Microsoft Project is part of the Microsoft Office product set. A .mpp file will typically contain a list of tasks that make up a particular project and allow the critical path of a project to be defined. These will contain tasks, owners, inter-dependencies, timescales. Microsoft Project also allows for visual aids such as a gannt chart to be created within the file.
Technical Details The .mpp is a propriety file type created by Microsoft. Older .mpp files created by Microsoft Project before 1998 can only be opened by Microsoft Project 1998. The portability of an .mpp to other applications or platforms is restricted, with only a few options available.
Associated programs
  • Microsoft Project
Developed by Microsoft
MIME type
  • application/
  • application/msproj
  • application/msproject
  • application/x-msproject
  • application/x-ms-project
  • application/x-dos_ms_project
  • application/mpp
  • zz-application/zz-winassoc-mpp
Useful links

MPP Convert MPP file

Using Zamzar, it is possible to convert MPP files to a variety of other formats

  • mpp to bmp (Windows bitmap)
  • mpp to gif (Compuserve graphics interchange)
  • mpp to jpg (JPEG compliant image)
  • mpp to pdf (Portable Document Format)
  • mpp to png (Portable Network Graphic)
  • mpp to tiff (Tagged image file format)
  • mpp to xls (Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet)
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