Notes about the XIP file extension:
Incorrect file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your PC system. As such it is highly recommended to scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other unfavourable system settings to identify slowdown issues.
The XIP file type is primarily associated with 'Xbox' by Microsoft Corporation. This file controls the look of your Xbox interface (the Dashboard).
Detailed information for file extension XIP:
Primary association: Xbox
Other applications associated with file type XIP:
- Hotbar (Image Compression Format (Skin)) by ZangoZango, formerly 180solutions and Hotbar, produces software that provides access to partners' games and DRM-restricted videos and software. Zango software is listed as adware by Symantec. McAfee states, 'this program may have legitimate uses', but describes it as a 'potentially unwanted program', and an 'adware downloader'. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 58 49 50 5F 31 2E 30 3B , ASCII: XIP_1.0; Related links: Wikipedia Zango Page
- HP95 Execute-in-place ProgramModified EXE-like command file.
'Identifying characters' used on FILExt.com are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database
Important: Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC. It is highly recommended that you scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other slowdown issues.