The File Extensions Database

.CPE File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Page Layout Files

What is an .CPE file?

.CPE is Fax Cover Page File

File created by Fax Cover Page Editor, a program used for creating fax cover pages; saves the page layout and content information for a cover page; often includes the company logo and the sender's contact information; can be used as a shared template for company faxes.

Fax Cover Page Editor is included with some of the enterprise versions of Microsoft Windows.

Programs that open Fax Cover Page File
Microsoft Fax Cover Page Editor

How to solve problems with CPE files

  • Associate the CPE file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any CPE file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.CPE files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the CPE file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .CPE is Fax Cover Page File. Because only the current version supports the latest CPE file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Microsoft manufacturer website after an available .CPE is Fax Cover Page File update.
  • To make sure that your CPE file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.