Open ZAP13 file

TIA Portal PLC project backup

How to open zap13 files?

Have you had trouble opening the zap13 file on your computer? What are zap13 files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is zap13 file?

Backups of PLC projects created using TIA Portal from Siemens can be identified as files with a zap13 file extension.

More information about zap13 files: TIA Portal PLC project backup

zap13 file is a backup file created by the TIA Portal V13 software, which is used for programming and managing Siemens automation devices.

ZAP13 file format represents backup of a Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) project, including all the settings, configurations, and programming code. It is used to restore the project in case of data loss or to transfer the project to another system. 

Suggested software to open zap13 file

TIA Portal

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What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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