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.CPI File Extension

File Type 1AVCHD Video Clip Information File

3.5 (27 Votes)
CategoryVideo Files


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

What is a CPI file?

Clip information file created by various high definition (HD) digital video camcorders; contains metadata describing an AVCHD video stream, such as the frame rate, frames per second, and aspect ratio; used to describe an .MTS video stream.

More Information

CPI files are commonly found in the AVCHD/BDMV/CLIPINF directory of HD digital video recording media.

The AVCHD video format was developed jointly by Sony and Panasonic and first released on the Sony Handycam HDR-UX1 digital camcorder in 2006.

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Programs that open CPI files
Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2017
Roxio Creator NXT Pro 5
CyberLink PowerDirector 15 Ultra
Pinnacle Studio 20
Corel VideoStudio Pro X10 Ultimate
MAGIX Vegas Pro 14
Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2017
Roxio Popcorn
Updated 9/20/2016

File Type 2Codepage Information File

3.0 (7 Votes)
CategorySystem Files


File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

.CPI File Association 2

Stores keyboard mapping and full screen font settings for MS-DOS and Windows; contains embedded representations of the character glyphs that represent standard fonts; may be modified to suit different languages.

Programs that open CPI files
Microsoft Windows
Updated 3/30/2009

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