There are 14 other file types using
the DAT file extension!
.dat - Program data [common]
.dat - Game data [common]
.dat - Sony Digital Audio Tape
.dat - Microsoft Internet Explorer cache
.dat - SPOT image format
.dat - Unreal Tournament data
.dat - Nero BackItUp drive image file
.dat - Shareaza thumbnail
.dat - Thumbnail cache file
.dat - SWAT database file
.dat - Tecplot ASCII data file
.dat - Barudan Embroidery format
.dat - Bitcoin wallet file
.dat - Prince of Persia game data
DAT file extension - Video CD MPEG movie MPEG1
What is dat file? How to open dat files?
File type specification:
dat file icon:
The dat file extension is associated with the Video MPEG movie file format. The .dat files are stored on VCD (Video CD) optical disks.
Video is stored in MPEG1 video file format. VCDs were replaced by DVD and Blu-ray digital video formats.
VCDs are playable in most DVD and Blu-ray players as well as by multimedia players in computer.
The default software associated to dat file type:
Company or developer:
PowerDVD is popular commercial multimedia player very often bundled with new computers, laptops, graphic cards and DVD drives. It is also available as stand alone version. PowerDVD supports variety of video and audio formats, such as DVD-video, DVD-audio, VCD, SVCD, AVI, DivX, XviD etc.. PowerDVD provides many settings to specify, such as image ratio, snapshots, audio channel etc.
List of software applications associated to the .dat file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X 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 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 of the dat files.
- Open dat file
- Save dat file
- Edit dat file
- Play dat file
- Convert dat file
- Create dat file
- Import dat file
- Export dat file