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File Extension

ODP File Format

OpenDocument Presentation file

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ODP is a file extension for a presentation file format used by OpenOffice.org in the OASIS Open Document standard.

The Open Document Format (ODF) is an XML-based open source file format for saving and exchanging text, spreadsheets, charts, and presentations.

Besides ODP, the most commonly encountered OpenDocuments extensions include:

  • ODT for text files
  • ODC for charts
  • ODS for spreadsheets
  • ODG for graphics
  • ODF for formulas or other mathematical equations.

MIME type: application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.presentation, application/x-vnd.oasis.opendocument.presentation


Learn more about ODP files:

Solveig Haugland provides this introduction to OpenOffice, with screenshots.

Visit the OpenOffice webpage.

Find out more about OpenOffice at IT Knowledge Exchange.

This was last updated in July 2010
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