An eit file extension is related to the Microsoft Encarta and used for its database update files.

There is one other file type using
the EIT file extension!

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EIT file extension - Microsoft Encarta database update

What is eit file? How to open eit files?

File type specification:

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The eit file extension is associated with the Microsoft Encarta, a digital multimedia encyclopedia for Microsoft Windows operating system.

The eit file contains database update.

The Microsoft Encarta is obsolete product without support from developer or distributor.

This eit file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open eit file:

Microsoft Encarta icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Encarta  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Encarta was a digital multimedia encyclopedia published by Microsoft Corporation from 1993 to 2009. Encarta Premium, consisted of more than 60 thousand artcles, numerous photos and illustrations, music clips, videos, interactive contents, timelines, maps and atlas, and homework tools, and was available on the World Wide Web by yearly subscription or by purchase on DVD or multiple CDs. Many articles could also be viewed online free of charge, a service supported by advertisements

Help how to open:

The eit files are used for internal purposes of Encarta.

How to convert:

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with eit file - Microsoft Encarta database update

Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Encarta. Microsoft Encarta uses eit 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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