How to open file with RPM extension?

RPM file description

Files which have RPM as file extension are related with Linux Operating System. Originally RPM file format was created for Ret Hat version of Linux but these days other versions of Linux also use RPM file format. RPM files contain file packages which are used to install specific application on Linux operating system.

RPM is short form of Red Hat Package Manager and it allows installation of software applications intended for Linux. These files are created so that the installation and distribution of Linux based applications becomes simple and the end user does not have to take care of different files required for installation.

Basic information about RPM file

File RPM is one of the files of the Compressed Files category. Its full name is Red Hat Package Manager File . File format RPM was created by Red Hat. 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 RPM sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a RPM file, you will definitely find it here.
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Programs that support RPM file

Programs for Windows system
Programs for Mac OS system
Conversion of a RPM file
When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the RPM extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of RPM file conversion to a different format.
File Conversions from RPM extension to a different format :
rpm to pkg, rpm to deb, rpm to slp, rpm to tgz,
File conversions from other format to RPM file:
deb to rpm, pkg to rpm, slp to rpm, tgz to rpm,
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the RPM 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.
What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the RPM file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the RPM 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 RPM 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 RPM 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 RPM file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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