The File Extensions Database


.DLP File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft Corporation
  • Category: Audio and sound Files

What is an .DLP file?

.DLP is DirectMusic Producer DLS data

The dlp file extension is mainly related to the DirectMusic Producer, utility that allows programmers and music composers to create audio full compatible with DirectX DirectMusic component.

The dlp file stores audio data created in DirectMusic Producer.


How to open:

Primarly use DirectMusic Producer to open and work with .dlp files.

How to convert:

Audio data can usually be converted between various audio formats.

How to solve problems with DLP files

  • Associate the DLP file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any DLP file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.DLP files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the DLP 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 .DLP is DirectMusic Producer DLS data. Because only the current version supports the latest DLP file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Microsoft Corporation manufacturer website after an available .DLP is DirectMusic Producer DLS data update.
  • To make sure that your DLP file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.