There are 14 other file types using
the DAT file extension!
.dat - Video CD MPEG movie MPEG1 [common]
.dat - Game data file [common]
.dat - Sony Digital Audio Tape
.dat - Microsoft Internet Explorer cache
.dat - SPOT image format
.dat - Unreal Tournament data
.dat - Nero BackItUp drive image file
.dat - Shareaza thumbnail
.dat - Thumbnail cache file
.dat - SWAT database file
.dat - Tecplot ASCII data file
.dat - Barudan Embroidery format
.dat - Bitcoin wallet file
.dat - Prince of Persia game data
DAT file extension - Program data
What is dat file? How to open dat files?
The dat file extension is traditionally used by many various applications or programs for their data or resource files.
Data files cannot be opened directly in an application, they are often contain data for internal purposes only. Different formats sharing the same file extension.
The dat file extension was also commonly used for some system files in MS-DOS and Windows operating systems.
The default software associated to dat file type:
Company or developer:
FileAlyzer allows a basic analysis of files (showing file properties and file contents in hex dump form) and is able to interpret common file contents like resources structures (like text, graphics, HTML, media and PE).
List of software applications associated to the .dat 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 dat file, edit dat file, convert dat file, view dat file, play dat file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the dat files.
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