Files with temp extension can be generally found as temporary files from various programs and systems.

There is one other file type using
the TEMP file extension!

temp file icon.temp - Audiogalaxy downloading music file

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Software that works with temp file extension

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TEMP file extension - Temporary file

What is temp file? How to open temp files?

File type specification:

Temporary file type icon Temporary file type

The temp file extension is frequently used for temporary files.

These files are used by various programs to store temporary data. Temporary files may be created by computer programs for a variety of purposes.

Principally when a program cannot allocate enough memory for its tasks, when the program is working on data bigger than architecture's address space, or as a primitive form of inter-process communication.

The default software associated to temp file type:

FileAlyzer picture or screenshot

FileAlyzer  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Safer-Networking Ltd.

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).

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Help how to open TEMP 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 TEMP:

There is no way how to transform *.temp files to other file formats.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .temp 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 temp file, edit temp file, convert temp file, view temp file, play temp file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Others temp file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with temp file - Temporary file

Click on the software link for more information about FileAlyzer. FileAlyzer uses temp 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.).

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