There are 12 other file types using
the CAT file extension!
.cat - dBASE backup catalog file
.cat - Quicken IntelliCharge categorization file
.cat - Rational Rose logical package
.cat - MacImage hybrid CD-ROM project file
.cat - Fallout 3 file
.cat - Advanced Disk Catalog database file
.cat - Catz cat description file
.cat - IBM Cognos Impromptu database report
.cat - ArcView UNIX hyperhelp supporting file
.cat - PhotoStudio picture image
.cat - TablEdit chord catalogue file
.cat - CircuitCAM design template file
CAT file extension - Microsoft Security Catalog
What is cat file? How to open cat files?
File type specification:
cat file icon:
The cat file extension is used by various Microsoft applications for security catalog files.
Catalog files specify that a given set of files belongs to the same logical group of files. When more than one distribution unit is required to distribute a component using Internet Component Download, a catalog file can be used to create an association of the required distribution units.
The default software associated to cat file type:
Company or developer:
Microsoft Windows is a family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp.. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS. MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Windows 10.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .cat file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open cat file, edit cat file, convert cat file, view cat file, play cat file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Others cat file
Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with cat file - Microsoft Security Catalog
Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Windows uses cat 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.).