.OXPS File Extension

Open XML Paper Specification

The .oxps file extension refers to the Open XML Paper Specification format. oxps files are standardized versions of the original XPS format. oxps files can be opened using the XPS Viewer. Microsoft'...

General Information

Title OXPS File Extension
Extension .oxps
Full Form Open XML Paper Specification
File Type Page Layout File
Developer Microsoft
MIME Type application/oxps

File Function

Primary Function Document storage
Additional Functions Fixed-layout representation
Features Multi-platform, Print-ready

File Characteristics

Quality High resolution
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency Yes
Editable No

Use Cases

Document Sharing Yes
Archiving Yes
Printing Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Low
Best Practices Verify source

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2012
Based On XPS format

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .xps, .pdf

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Windows XPS Viewer Built-in Windows 8, 10
XPS-to-PDF Converters Free, Paid Windows, Mac
Online Converters Free, Paid Cross-platform