Open .dat file Extension

File Type : Data file type

Compatible with: (Mac OSX 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12)

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ExtensionSmallImg What is .dat file?

The DAT file extension is used by the generic data file created by some specific application. It is typically accessed only by the application that created the file and might ontain data in text or binary format, and text-based DAT files can be viewed in a text editor.Many programs create, open, or reference DAT files. Important: A lot of DAT files are not meant to be opened manually by the user but are only used for application support.

Recommended Software Programs to open .dat file

Apple Mac OS X:
  • Any Text Editor
  • Original program that created the file
Microsoft Windows:
  • Any Text Editor
  • Original program that created the file
  • Microsoft Windows