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File Extension FLP

The file extension FLP is associated with multiple programs and applications and various file types. The programs and applications include Adobe Flash, ActivPrimary, and FruityLoops. FLP files contain data and information related to the program that created them.

If the file extension FLP is related to Adobe Flash, the file is a data file type that contains elements and codes which are used to created Macromedia Flash applications. This type of FLP file is typically created in XML format and acts as a reference to data which is used for Flash projects. Adobe Flash is created by Adobe Systems and is a tool that promotes interactive experiences in the digital environment.

FLP files that are associated with ActivPrimary are a data file type that contains text, images, illustrations, and other elements that are used for an educational flipchart presentation. ActivPrimary is a software application produced by Promethean that allows you to create a professional flipchart presentation that can be used with interactive whiteboards.

If the FLP file extension is created with FruityLoops, it is an audio file type that contains data that refers to audio files. This type of FLP file does not contain the actual audio and instead simply points to various files associated with the audio file. FruityLoops is a standalone software application produced by Image-Line, which is an all-in-one studio that provides proprietary plugin instruments for creating musical loops.

How to Open FLP Files

Since FLP files are associated with multiple programs and applications, double click on the file to see if it will automatically open in a default program you have installed on your PC. FLP files can consist of different file types, so you may already have a program which will open them.

If the FLP file is related to Adobe Flash and you are using Windows or Mac OS X, you can open it using Adobe Flash Professional, which is part of the CS6 Suite of applications by Adobe Systems. Adobe Flash Professional CS6 is an authoring environment for creating animation and multimedia content and is available in a free trial version on the Adobe website.

FLP files that are created with ActivPrimary can be opened using ActivPrimary, ActivStudio or ActivInspire software applications which are available as a free download on the Promethean Planet website. ActivPrimary, ActivStudio, and ActivInspire are multiplatform and compatible with Windows Mac OS X, and the Linux operating system.

If the FLP file extension is associated with FruityLoops, the file can be opened using FL-Studio or FruityLoops both of which are available in a Pro and Full version on the Image-Line website. FL-Studio and Fruity Loops software applications are compatible with the Windows operating system. You can also open this type of FLP file using any text editing program such as Notepad or WordPad for Windows, Apple TextEdit for Mac, or gEdit and Nano Editor for Linux.