Files with payload extension are mainly related to the Microsoft Windows Mobile operating system. A payload file contains some kind of data.

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Software that open payload file

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PAYLOAD file extension - Microsoft Windows Mobile data

What is payload file? How to open payload files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

payload file icon: payload filetype icon

File extension payload is associated with the Microsoft Windows Mobile, an operating system for smart phones and mobile devices, based on Windows CE

.payload file stores some kind of data used by this operating system.

This payload 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 payload file:

Windows Mobile icon

Microsoft Corporation logoWindows Mobile  Windows Mobile/CE software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows Mobile is operating system based on Microsoft Windows CE kernel and is intended for smart phones, Pocket PCs, GPS navigation devices etc.

Windows Mobile was introduced in 2000 and in 2010 was replaced by Windows Phone 7 operating system. The basic applications installed in WM are Internet Explorer Mobile, Microsoft Office Mobile, Windows Media Player for WM etc.

Windows Mobile is able to sharing Internet to other computers or mobile devices and supports multitasking. Other applications are available in Windows Marketplace for Mobile or downloadable on the Internet. They are three editions of Windows Mobile: Professional, Standard, Classic.

It was replaced by Windows Phone platform.

Help how to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

There is probably no real way how you can convert this particular file type to anything else.

List of software applications associated to the .payload 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 payload file, edit payload file, convert payload file, view payload file, play payload 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 payload files.

Programs that can create payload file - Microsoft Windows Mobile data

Programs supporting the exension payload on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Windows Mobile for create payload file action.

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