The File Extensions Database

.DP1 File Extension

  • Developer by: Logotron
  • Category: Database Files

What is an .DP1 file?

.DP1 is DataPower Database File

Database format used by DataPower, a user-friendly multimedia database program; can be created using the form designer within DataPower.

DataPower was sold by Iota Software to Logotron, which renamed it ViewPoint. DataPower is no longer developed for Windows, but is still available for RISC OS systems.

How to solve problems with DP1 files

  • Associate the DP1 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any DP1 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.DP1 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the DP1 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 .DP1 is DataPower Database File. Because only the current version supports the latest DP1 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Logotron manufacturer website after an available .DP1 is DataPower Database File update.
  • To make sure that your DP1 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.