File Extension Library

.DPM File Extension

  • Developer by: Digidesign
  • Category: Plugin Files

What are .DPM files and how to open them?

Can't open .DPM file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .DPM file.

What is a .DPM file extension?

.DPM file extension is created by Digidesign. .DPM has been classified as Plugin Files.

.DPM is Pro Tools Plugin File

Audio plugin for Pro Tools audio production software; adds effects and filters that can be applied to audio tracks within a Pro Tools session.

In Mac OS X, DPM files should be stored in the "/Library/Application Support/Digidesgin/Plugins" folder.

In Windows, DPM files should be placed in the "\Program Files\Common Files\Digidesign\DAE\Plug-Ins" directory.

NOTE: In order for older plugins to work in Pro Tools 8, the file extension ".dpm" may need to be added to the filename in order for Pro Tools to recognize it.

List of all softwares that can open the Pro Tools Plugin File
Avid Pro Tools
Avid Pro Tools

How to fix problems with .DPM files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .DPM files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .DPM file format
  2. You need to check the .DPM file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)