Files that contain the file extension STP are associated with multiple programs and applications and various file types. The programs and applications include STEP, DART Pro, SharePoint, and Adobe. STP files contain data and information related to the program that created the file.
If the file extension STP is related to STEP, the file is a CAD file type that contains 3D data which is text-based in accordance with the ISO-10303 standard. STEP files follow the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) standard to allow Computer Aided Design (CAD) files to easily be shared between different types of CAD programs.
STP files which are part of DART Pro are a settings file type that contains configurations and preferences for the DART Pro application. DART Pro is a program that provides you with a set of tools for restoring audio and reducing noise on audio recordings.
If the file extension STP is associated with SharePoint, it is a document file type that contains templates used with the Microsoft SharePoint application. SharePoint is a collaboration program which is web-based and used to initiate predesigned websites that are uploaded from the template gallery in SharePoint.
STP files that are created with Adobe are a plugin file type that contains data which extends the features and capabilities for Adobe Acrobat Exchange. Acrobat Exchange is an application that provides a way to edit electronic documents using the Portable Document Format (PDF) by Adobe.
How to Open STP Files
Since STP 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. STP files can consist of different file types, so you may already have a program which will open the file.
If the file extension STP is part of STEP, you can open the file using a variety of Computer Aided Design applications. If you are looking for a CAD program that will work across multiple platforms, you can use FreeCAD, which is a parametric 3D modeling application available as a free download on the SourceForge website. FreeCAD is compatible with Windows, Mac OS X, and the Linux operating system.
If you use Windows or Mac OS X, you can open STEP STP files with TurboCAD Deluxe which is available in a free trial version on the IMSI TurboCAD website. If you use Windows, you should use TurboCAD Deluxe 19 and for Mac OS X you can use TurboCAD Deluxe v6.
STP files that are created with DART Pro should be opened using the DART Pro application which is available in a free trial version on the DART Pro website. DART Pro is compatible with the Windows operating system version XP and higher.
If the STP file extension is associated with SharePoint, you can open the file using Microsoft Windows SharePoint Servers or Microsoft Office SharePoint Server. Both applications are compatible with Windows and available on the Microsoft website.
STP files that are part of Adobe Acrobat Exchange can be opened using Acrobat Exchange which is compatible with the Windows operating system. Acrobat Exchange is available for download on the Adobe website.