The File Extensions Database

.QPT File Extension

  • Developer by: Quark Software
  • Category: Page Layout Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .QPT file?

.QPT is QuarkXPress Project Template

Template file created by QuarkXPress, a program used to create professional page layouts; stores text, images, and page formatting information; enables users to create multiple .QXP files that have the same look and feel and layout properties.

QPT files are often used for creating templates for brochures, newsletters, flyers, and other publications.

Programs that open QuarkXPress Project Template

How to solve problems with QPT files

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