A base64 file extension is related to the Base64 file format.

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BASE64 file extension - Base64 file format

What is base64 file? How to open base64 files?

File type specification:

Encoded and encrypted file type icon Encoded and encrypted file type

The base64 file extension is related to Base64 encoded scheme that represents binary data in an ASCII string format by translating it into a radix-64 representation. 

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Help how to open BASE64 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 BASE64:

As far as we know, this .base64 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.

Related links:

About Base64 on Wikipedia

About RFC2045

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