File Extension Library

.VP3 File Extension

  • Developer by: On2 Technologies
  • Category: Video Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .VP3 files and how to open them?

Can't open .VP3 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 .VP3 file.

What is a .VP3 file extension?

.VP3 file extension is created by On2 Technologies. .VP3 has been classified as Video Files. The format of .VP3 file is Binary.

.VP3 is On2 Streaming Video File

Streaming video file compressed on-demand using the VP3 video codec; contains compressed video at variable compression rates; used to send the highest video quality possible given bandwidth adjustments and fluctuations.

VP3 files can be played in Windows Media Player and QuickTime provided they have the appropriate codec installed.

The VP3 format was created by On2 Technologies, and is now maintained by Foundation, who has updated the VP3 format to the Theora format.

List of all softwares that can open the On2 Streaming Video File
Microsoft Windows Media Player
Apple QuickTime Player

How to fix problems with .VP3 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .VP3 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .VP3 file format
  2. You need to check the .VP3 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)