RPM File Extension

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Red Hat Package Manager Format
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What is RPM file?

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.

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
File conversions from other format to RPM file

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 associated with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this association 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.

Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version of given file, 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).

Do you want to help?

If you have additional information about the RPM file, we will be grateful if you share it with our users. To do this, use the form here and send us your information on RPM file.

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