How to open file with TMP extension?

Basic information about TMP file

File TMP is one of the files of the Backup Files category. Its full name is Temporary File . File format TMP was created by N/A. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file TMP sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a TMP file, you will definitely find it here.
TMP file description

You would be surprised what can go into a computer program. Obviously there are multiple files that help with a program, but a handy tool is a temporary file, or simply TMP. A TMP purpose is to store data while a new file is being made. It seems that the computer itself makes this process possible, but nonetheless, a TMP is indeed a crucial file.

As it has already been stated, the purpose of this file is store data while a file is being created. The process starts when the TMP is created by either a mkstemp or a TMP file’s library function. During this stage, the information will stay put before it goes into the new file. Once the files are extracted into the folder, the TMP is deleted for the sake of maintaining space.

While a TMP can be handy, you might encounter some problems. One of the primary issues is that when your computer crashes, the TMP does not go away. This could lead to the file accumulating over time and thus the TMP takes up to much disk space. While there are many problems that could occur, a TMP hogging space is indeed something to worry about.

Nevertheless a TMP file as its usefulness. It is the bridge between creating space on a computer and storing data. While there can plenty you have deal with, there is no denying that this file is indeed a useful one.

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Programs that support TMP file

Programs for Windows system
Programs for Mac OS system
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the TMP file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
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  • How to open a file with the TMP extension?
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  • What is the TMP file format extension?
  • What programs support the TMP file?

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What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the TMP file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the TMP file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the TMP file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the TMP file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the TMP file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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