File Extension Library

.MP File Extension

  • Category: Vector Image Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .MP files and how to open them?

Can't open .MP 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 .MP file.

What is a .MP file extension?

.MP file extension has been classified as Vector Image Files. The format of .MP file is Binary

.MP is LaTeX MetaPost File

File used by MetaPost, a graphics-drawing language used for creating pictures in Encapsulated PostScript (.EPS) files and LaTeX documents (.TEX and .LTX files); may contain basic drawing statements or more advanced instructions for algorithmic drawing.

The MetaPost system is often used for drawing diagrams in technical documents and academic journal papers. Since supports the automatic generation of formatted images in documents, it is commonly used for graphing data results as illustrations and figures in papers.

NOTE: MetaPost is based off of the Metafont technology, which was created by Donald Knuth.

List of all softwares that can open the LaTeX MetaPost File
MetaPost Editor and Previewer
MetaPost Editor and Previewer
MetaPost Editor and Previewer
File Type 2:

Maya PLE Project File

Developer by: Autodesk Category: 3D Image Files

Project created with Maya Personal Learning Edition (PLE), a 3D modeling program developed for non-commercial use; similar to a .MA file, but saved in a non-commercial format with an identifying watermark.

NOTE: MP files can be opened with Maya PLE, but cannot be opened with the commercial version of Maya.

How to fix problems with .MP files

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