There are 14 other file types using
the DAT file extension!

empty icon.dat - Program data [common]

dat icon.dat - Video CD MPEG movie MPEG1 [common]

empty icon.dat - Game data [common]

empty icon.dat - Sony Digital Audio Tape

dat icon.dat - Microsoft Internet Explorer cache

dat icon.dat - SPOT image format

empty icon.dat - Unreal Tournament game data

dat icon.dat - Nero BackItUp drive image

empty icon.dat - Shareaza thumbnail

empty icon.dat - Thumbnail cache

empty icon.dat - SWAT database

empty icon.dat - Tecplot ASCII data

empty icon.dat - Bitcoin wallet

empty icon.dat - Prince of Persia game data

DAT file extension - Barudan Embroidery format

What is dat file? How to open dat files?

File type specification:

Graphics file type icon Graphics file type

File extension dat is also used for one of the embroidery file formats utilized in sewing and stitching machines made by Barudan.

Barudan offers embroidery equipment from single to fifty-six-head machines including sequin and chenille, plus embroidery design software.

DAT format is also used for alternative embroidery design used in the Korean SunStar machines. Probably different format, but supported in Embird for example as well.

Updated: November 6, 2023

The default software associated to open dat file:

Embird Embroidery Software icon

BALARAD, s.r.o. logoEmbird Embroidery Software  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
BALARAD, s.r.o.

Embird is a modular software suite using Basic Program as a central hub for other optional modules. The Basic Program is used for the management, conversion and editing of stitch/embroidery designs.

Embroidermodder 2 icon

Embroidermodder 2  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Jonathan Greig and Josh Varga

Embroidermodder 2 is the advanced version of the popular free embroidery software that gives users plenty of tools to create awesome stitching designs.

Related articles:

How to open DAT files

Help how to open:

Embroidery software might be able to open this DAT format.

How to convert:

Some embroidery editors or converters might be able to convert it to another embroidery format.

Find conversions from dat file:

dat to csv

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dat to excel

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List of software applications associated to the .dat 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 dat file, edit dat file, convert dat file, view dat file, play dat file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in'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 dat files.

Software that open dat file - Barudan Embroidery format

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

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