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NMP File Extension

Neopaint Mask Image Format

What is NMP file?

NMP is a file extension commonly associated with Neopaint Mask Image Format files. Neopaint Mask Image Format format was developed by NeoSoft Corp.. NMP file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. Files with NMP extension are categorized as Raster Image Files files. The Raster Image Files subset comprises 522 various file formats. The software recommended for managing NMP files is NeoPaint. NeoPaint software was developed by NeoSoft Corp., and on its official website you may find more information about NMP files or the NeoPaint software program.

Programs which support NMP file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support NMP files. Files with NMP 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 NMP file

Windows Windows

How to open file with NMP extension?

Being unable to open files with NMP extension can be have various origins. What is important, all common issues related to files with NMP extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Install NeoPaint software

Install software to open NMP file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports NMP files installed on the system. The solution is straightforward, just download and install NeoPaint. 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 NeoPaint website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update NeoPaint to the latest version

Update software that support file extension NMPIf the problems with opening NMP files still occur even after installing NeoPaint, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of NeoPaint is available. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. The reason that NeoPaint cannot handle files with NMP may be that the software is outdated. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using NeoPaint.

Step 3. Assign NeoPaint to NMP files

After installing NeoPaint (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open NMP files. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with NMP file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

  • Clicking the NMP with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where NeoPaint is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open NMP files and clicking OK.
Associate software with NMP file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected NMP file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with NMP extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

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

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the NMP file is valid. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

Check NMP file for viruses
1. The NMP may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

Should it happed that the NMP is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. NMP file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If the NMP file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. It could happen the the download process of file with NMP 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. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Neopaint Mask Image Format file again.

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

If the systems has insufficient resources to open NMP files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Neopaint Mask Image Format file. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle NMP files.

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