A backup file extension is associated with the pgAdmin and used for its database backup files.

There are 4 other file types using
the BACKUP file extension!

empty icon.backup - Backup of current ISAPI application

backup icon.backup - Ad-Aware reference data

backup icon.backup - Navicat for MySQL backup

empty icon.backup - Google Android backup

BACKUP file extension - pgAdmin database backup

What is backup file? How to open backup files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

The backup file extension is associated with the pgAdmin, an open source administration and development platform for PostgreSQL databases.

The backup file stores backup of main database created by the pgAdmin.

The default software associated to open backup file:

pgAdmin icon

community of PostgreSQL experts logopgAdmin  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
community of PostgreSQL experts

pgAdmin is the most popular and feature rich Open Source administration and development platform for PostgreSQL, the most advanced Open Source database in the world.

Help how to open:

Use pgAdmin to open *.backup database files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

Related links:

About PostgreSQL (HTML)

List of software applications associated to the .backup file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open backup file, edit backup file, convert backup file, view backup file, play backup 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 backup files.

Software that open backup file - pgAdmin database backup

Programs supporting the exension backup on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about pgAdmin for open backup file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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