File Extension Library

.SPQ File Extension

  • Developer by: IBM
  • Category: Database Files

What is an .SPQ file?

.SPQ file extension is created by IBM. .SPQ has been classified as Database Files.

.SPQ is SPSS Database Query File

File created by SPSS data mining and statistical analysis software; saves a query to a database; specifies the ODBC database type (e.g., MS Access, dBASE, Excel file), the data fields to extract, and transformations that write the data to the desired format.

SPQ files allow SPSS users to save queries so that they can be run repeatedly. This is useful for updating the dataset when the data in the source database changes.

SPSS query files can be run using the File → Open Database → Run Query... dialog. They can be created in the Database Wizard, which you can access from the File → Open Database → New Query... application menu option.

List of all softwares that can open the SPSS Database Query File

How to Open .SPQ file on different platforms

Open .SPQ File on Windows

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

Open .SPQ File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .SPQ 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 .SPQ File on Linux

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

Open .SPQ File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .SPQ 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 .SPQ 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 .SPQ files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .SPQ files

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