UUD file extension - UUDecoded file
What is uud file? How to open uud files?
File type specification:
the .uud file is a decoded file that has been converted back to its original binary form. It was originally encoded by Unix UUEncode (into a .UUE file), which converts binary data into a text format.
Text encoding /UUEncoding/ keeps files from being corrupted when being transferred over the Internet, but they must be decoded in order to be opened.
The default software associated to uud file type:
Company or developer:
The Private Frank Pilhofer
UUDeview is a program that helps you transmit and receive binary files over the Internet, using electronic mail or newsgroups The UUDeview package includes both an encoder and a decoder.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .uud 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 uud file, edit uud file, convert uud file, view uud file, play uud file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Others uud file
Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with uud file - UUDecoded file
Click on the software link for more information about UUDeview. UUDeview uses uud 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.).