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DPDOC File Extension

Digital Performer Project Format

What is DPDOC file?

Full format name of files that use DPDOC extension is Digital Performer Project Format. DPDOC file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. DPDOC file belongs to the Audio Files category just like 771 other filename extensions listed in our database. Digital Performer is by far the most used program for working with DPDOC files. Digital Performer software was developed by MOTU, Inc., and on its official website you may find more information about DPDOC files or the Digital Performer software program.

Programs which support DPDOC file extension

The following listing features DPDOC-compatible programs. Files with DPDOC suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support DPDOC file

Updated: 07/24/2020

How to open file with DPDOC extension?

Being unable to open files with DPDOC extension can be have various origins. Fortunately, most common problems with DPDOC files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with DPDOC files.

Step 1. Install Digital Performer software

Install software to open DPDOC file Problems with opening and working with DPDOC files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with DPDOC files being present on your machine. The solution is straightforward, just download and install Digital Performer. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Digital Performer website and download the installer.

Step 2. Check the version of Digital Performer and update if needed

Update software that support file extension DPDOCIf you already have Digital Performer installed on your systems and DPDOC files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. If you have an older version of Digital Performer installed, it may not support DPDOC format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Digital Performer.

Step 3. Assign Digital Performer to DPDOC files

After installing Digital Performer (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open DPDOC files. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Associate software with DPDOC file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the DPDOC file
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where Digital Performer is installed, check the Always use this app to open DPDOC files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with DPDOC file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with DPDOC extension, select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with DPDOC extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Ensure that the DPDOC file is complete and free of errors

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the DPDOC file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

Check DPDOC file for viruses
1. Check the DPDOC file for viruses or malware

Should it happed that the DPDOC is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the DPDOC file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Ensure the file with DPDOC extension is complete and error-free

If the DPDOC file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. It could happen the the download process of file with DPDOC extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Digital Performer

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with DPDOC extension. In this case close the other applications.

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Digital Performer Project Format files. It may be the case that the DPDOC files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

Conversion of a DPDOC file

File Conversions from DPDOC extension to a different format
File conversions from other format to DPDOC file
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