There are 12 other file types using
the CAT file extension!

cat file - dBASE backup catalog file

cat file - Quicken IntelliCharge categorization file

cat file - Rational Rose logical package

cat file - MacImage hybrid CD-ROM project file

cat file - Advanced Disk Catalog database file

cat file - Catz cat description file

cat file - IBM Cognos Impromptu database report

cat file - ArcView UNIX hyperhelp supporting file

cat file - PhotoStudio picture image

cat file - Microsoft Security Catalog file

cat file - TablEdit chord catalogue file

cat file - CircuitCAM design template file

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CAT file extension - Fallout 3 file

What is cat file? How to open cat files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

cat file icon: cat filetype icon

The CAT file extension is also used in the Fallout 3 RPG computer game. Looks like extension added to the main executable for compatibility reasons.


The default software associated to cat file type:

Fallout 3 icon

Bethesda Softworks LLC logo Fallout 3  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Bethesda Softworks LLC

Fallout 3 is an action role-playing game developed and released by Bethesda Game Studios in 2008. It is a third major installment in the Fallout series. Fallout 3 takes place in the year 2277, 36 years after the setting of Fallout 2 and 200 years after the nuclear apocalypse that devastated the game's world in a future where international conflicts culminated in a Sino-American war in the second half of the 21st century.

Help how to open CAT files:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert file with extension CAT:

As far as we know, this .cat file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .cat file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open cat file, edit cat file, convert cat file, view cat file, play cat file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Others cat file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with cat file - Fallout 3 file

Click on the software link for more information about Fallout 3. Fallout 3 uses cat file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

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