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Open DAT file extension

File Type: (Data file)

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File extension errors generally occur when the appropriate program is not installed in your system or your registry may be corrupt. You can either

Notes about the .DAT file extension:

.DATDAT extension file allows storing data, which may be generated by any application in the Microsoft Windows Operating systems. DAT files may contain data in text or binary format, and file contents can vary depending on application. DAT files are specific to the application which created it, and will have its own defined file structure which is necessary to successfully read the file, particularly if the data stored is in binary format. File extension errors generally occur when the appropriate program is not installed in your system. Scan your system to identify and fix DAT file extension errors.

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Detailed information for file extension DAT :

Primary association: Data

Mime type: application/octet-stream, zz-application/zz-winassoc-dat

Reference: DAT on Wikipedia , view more extensions

File type DAT's association with other applications are:

  • Allegro (Generic Packfile Data)

    Allegro is a game programming library for C/C++ developers; distributed freely and supporting multiple platforms. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 73 6C 68 21 , ASCII: slh! , Compressed , Hex: 73 6C 68 2E , ASCII: slh , Uncompressed Related links: Packfile Format Information

  • AVG (6 Integrity Database) by AVG Technologies

    AVG is anti-virus and computer security software. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 41 56 47 36 5F 49 6E 74 65 67 72 69 74 79 5F 44 61 74 61 62 61 73 65 , ASCII: AVG6_Integrity_Database

  • Chuzzle (Saved Game)

    Chuzzles are googly-eyed little balls of fur that giggle, squeak, and sneeze as you poke and push them across the board. This association is classified as Game. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: AD BE 00 00 05 00 00 00 31 2E , ASCII: 1.

  • Clarion (DOS Database) by SoftVelocity

    The .DAT file is usually associated with .K## (##=numbers) key files that are indexes into the data. There may also be a .MEM memo file. This is a structure used by DOS versions of the software. If the .K## files are not available and are not automatically rebuilt you can use the oldest DOS version of Clarion Professional Developer to build them. Related links: Clarion Magazine, Clarion Information

  • Commodore 64 (Audio)

    The Mime types used with this association are: audio/psid, audio/x-psid, audio/sidtune, audio/x-sidtune.

  • Daqarta (Extended Audio Data) by Interstellar Research

    Daqarta uses your Windows sound card to provide high performance waveform and FFT spectrum analysis, color spectrograms, signal averaging, signal generation, and advanced options for lab or personal use. You can open saved files, including standard WAV files collected elsewhere, to analyze waveform, spectrum, or spectrogram displays of file data. Even many unsupported formats can be opened via manual selection of format parameters. This association is classified as Audio.

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