There are 14 other file types using
the DAT file extension!
.dat - Program data [common]
.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 - 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 - Nero BackItUp drive image file
What is dat file? How to open dat files?
File type specification:
dat file icon:
The DAT file extension is also used by Nero BackitUp backup solution. Nero BackItUp automatically backs up your files quickly and easily to your choice of storage media, and creates bootable discs to restore your system if the worst happens.
A *.dat file contains drive image created by the program.
Runtime DriveImage XML program also creates disk images with the DAT file extension. That DAT format is however completely different for NeroBackitUp and not compatible.
The default software associated to dat file type:
Company or developer:
Nero BackItUp is backup utility that was a part of Nero Suite. However now is distributed as standalone backup application for Microsoft Windows. NeroBackItUp is able to backup selected important files and operating system, as well as all hard drive. You can stored backup data on any other hard disk, burn them on CD, DVD, Blu-ray, HD DVD media, or saved on USB flash drives.
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.
- Create dat file
- Backup dat file
- Others dat file