The BOOT file extension is related to the InstallShield application.

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Software that works with boot file extension

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BOOT file - InstallShield file

What is boot file? How to open boot files?

File type specification:

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The BOOT file extension is associated with the InstallShield a tool for Microsoft Windows that allows users to create installation packages. The *.boot file was found with another installation files in installation folder.

Often named SETUP.BOOT

The default software associated to boot file type:

InstallShield picture or screenshot

Flexera Software, Inc. logoInstallShield  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Flexera Software, Inc.

InstallShield is utility used to create installation packages for Microsoft Windows operating system as well as for various mobile platforms.

Help how to open:

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:

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

  • Others boot file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with boot file - InstallShield file

Click on the software link for more information about InstallShield. InstallShield uses boot 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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