File Extension Library

.RP3 File Extension

  • Developer by: Electronic Arts, Inc.
  • Category: Game Files

What is an .RP3 file?

.RP3 file extension is created by Electronic Arts, Inc.. .RP3 has been classified as Game Files.

.RP3 is Need For Speed game data

The rp3 file extension is associated with Need For Speed, a car racing video game for MS-DOS, Windows and various video gaming consoles.

The rp3 file stores various game data.

.RP3 file format is deprecated and this file format is no longer supported.

Currently, .RP3 file type is not actively used and is obsolete. This usually happens with system files in older operating systems, files from long-discontinued software, or with previous versions of some file types (documents, projects, images, etc.) that were replaced in later versions of the original programs.

How to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .rp3 file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .RP3 file on different platforms

Open .RP3 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .RP3
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .RP3 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .RP3 files" Press "Ok"

Open .RP3 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .RP3 file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .RP3 File on Linux

Right click on the .RP3 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .RP3 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .RP3 file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .RP3 File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .RP3 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .RP3 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .RP3 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .RP3 file format
  2. You need to check the .RP3 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)