The .update file extension is related to the ISAPI (Internet Server Application Programming Interface). The UPDATE file stores update.

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UPDATE file extension - ISAPI update file

What is update file? How to open update files?

File type specification:

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The UPDATE file extension is used by ISAPI /Internet Server Application Programming Interface/ Loader which is a program that allows DLLs to be "hot-swapped" on a Microsoft IIS web server during execution. It contains updated DLL file contents for the Web server. It is automatically recognized and updated by ISAPI Loader.

The default software associated to update file type:

EGGcentric logo ISAPI Loader  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

ISAPI Loader is utility used to update isapi.dll without shutting down WebServer.

Help how to open UPDATE 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 UPDATE:

As far as we know, this .update 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 .update 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 update file, edit update file, convert update file, view update file, play update file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Others update file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with update file - ISAPI update file

Click on the software link for more information about ISAPI Loader. ISAPI Loader uses update 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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