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.REP File Extension

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File Type 1Grand Theft Auto Replay File

DeveloperRockstar Games
Popularity
4.7 (69 Votes) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategoryGame Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

Definition

Replay file created by Grand Theft Auto (GTA), a car racing and campaign game; contains a series of frames, or scenes, which capture gameplay information at a particular time, including actors, weather, pedestrians, and vehicle positions; used to share and review gameplay experiences.

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REP files are saved from multiple versions of GTA, including GTA 3, GTA: Vice City (VC), GTA: San Andreas (SA), and others.

NOTE: REP files do not contain video data. They only contain captured frame data that can be replayed in GTA.

Program(s) that open .REP files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Rockstar Games Grand Theft Auto
GTA Replays Manager
Updated 2/10/2010

File Type 2StarCraft Replay File

DeveloperBlizzard Entertainment
Popularity
4.1 (13 Votes) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategoryGame Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

Definition

File created by StarCraft, a real-time strategy game where players create bases and control units in outer space; contains a recording of all events during a single player or multi-player map encounter; used to review and share gaming experiences.

More Information

REP files do not contain actual video data. They only contain action and sequence data that can be replayed in StarCraft. REP files are located in the Starcraft\Maps\Replay directory. They may be played back in StarCraft.

NOTE: StarCraft 2 stores replay files with the .SC2REPLAY extension.

Program(s) that open .REP files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Blizzard StarCraft
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
Blizzard StarCraft
SC Replay
Updated 2/10/2010

File Type 3X-Plane Replay File

DeveloperLaminar Research
Popularity
2.0 (1 Vote) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategoryData Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

Definition

Replay file created by X-Plane, a professional flight simulator; contains a recording of a previous flight, which includes the aircraft and flight circumstances such as the weather and aircraft controls.

More Information

The REP file is used by X-Plane to review your flight. It does not contain video data, rather it contains frame data that can be replayed in X-Plane.

To create a REP file, select File → Save Replay and to load a REP file, select File → Load Replay.

Program(s) that open .REP files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
X-Plane
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
X-Plane
Linux LogoLinux
X-Plane
Updated 12/12/2014