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Details of extension .cat

14 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .cat file?
  • Which program can create the .cat file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .cat format?
  • What can convert .cat files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .cat extension?
.cat
Quicken IntelliCharge Categorization .cat file icon

Quicken IntelliCharge Categorization

CAT is an Intuit Quicken IntelliCharge Categorization data. Quicken is a personal finance management tool, with a vast array of features.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Intuit Quicken
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
Quicken Electronic Library
Intuit Quicken Data
Quicken Data
Quicken Online Data
KMyMoney Data
.cat
TINA Pro Catalog .cat file icon

TINA Pro Catalog

The CAT file is a TINA Pro Catalog. TINA is a circuit simulation and PCB design software package for analyzing, designing, and real time testing of analog, digital, VHDL, MCU, and mixed electronic circuits and their PCB layouts, it is made by Designsoft. CAT files contain the built-in TINA components and the built-in semiconductor catalogs.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: TINA
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
TINA v6 Schematic Data
TINA Schematic Data
TINA Library
TINA Library Descriptor
TINA Library Index
.cat
Microsoft Windows Security Catalog .cat file icon

Microsoft Windows Security Catalog

The CAT file is a Microsoft Windows Security Catalog. The security catalog contains the cryptographic hashes of all files included in the troubleshooting pack.
Detailed description not available
Category: Other files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
Microsoft Windows Update Package
.cat
Concordance Database Concatenation Data .cat file icon

Concordance Database Concatenation Data

The CAT file is a Concordance Database Concatenation Data. Concordance is an electronic discovery, litigation document management, and litigation support tool.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Concordance
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
Concordance Imagebase File
Concordance Database
Concordance Native Viewer Database
Concordance Inverted Full Text Database
Concordance Dictionary Database
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Advanced Disk Catalog Database .cat file icon

Advanced Disk Catalog Database

The CAT file is an Advanced Disk Catalog Database. Advanced Disk Catalog is an easy-to-use cataloguing program for Microsoft Windows 9x/ME/NT/2K/XP and 2003.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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.cat
IBM Rational Rose Logical Package .cat file icon

IBM Rational Rose Logical Package

The CAT file is an IBM Rational Rose Logical Package. The IBM Rational Rose is a visual modeling tool for software development using UML.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: IBM Rational Rose
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
IBM Rational Rhapsody Project
IBM Rational Rhapsody 8.3 Project
IBM Rational Rose Property Set
IBM Rational Rose Oracle8 Database Model Report
IBM MDWorkbench MQL Script
.cat
CircuitCAM Design Template .cat file icon

CircuitCAM Design Template

The CAT file is a CircuitCAM Design Template. CircuitCAM is a Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) system for Printed Circuit Boards (PCB).
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: CircuitCAM
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Aliases:
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Related extensions:
CircuitCAM Design Package
CircuitCAM Footpring Library
CircuitCAM GMC Library
CircuitCAM Design
CircuitCAM Manufacturing Process Definition Data
.cat
IBM Cognos Impromptu Database Report .cat file icon

IBM Cognos Impromptu Database Report

The CAT file is an IBM Cognos Impromptu Database Report. IBM Cognos Impromptu is a financial analysis tool.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Cognos Impromptu
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
Impromptu Report File
Cognos Impromptu Query Definition
Impromptu Content Report
IBM Cognos PowerPlay Cube Data
IBM Cognos PowerPlay Report Data
.cat
ArcSoft PhotoStudio CAT Data .cat file icon

ArcSoft PhotoStudio CAT Data

The CAT file is an ArcSoft PhotoStudio CAT Data. ArcSoft PhotoStudio is a photo editing application featuring an array of advanced tools.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: ArcSoft PhotoStudio
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
ArcSoft PhotoStudio Image
ArcSoft PhotoStudio Stamp Image
ArcSoft PhotoStudio Icon
.cat
dBase IV Catalog Backup .cat file icon

dBase IV Catalog Backup

The CAT file is a dBase IV Catalog Backup. dBase is a widely used database management system (DBMS) for computers.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: dBase
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
Aston-Tate dBASE Database
SQR Script
SQL Script
DBase IV Uncompiled Report
Ultra Recall Database
.cat
ESO-MIDAS Catalog Data .cat file icon

ESO-MIDAS Catalog Data

The CAT file is an ESO-MIDAS Catalog Data. The ESO-MIDAS system provides general tools for image processing and data reduction with emphasis on astronomical applications including imaging and special reduction packages for ESO instrumentation at La Silla and the VLT at Paranal.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: ESO-MIDAS
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
ESO-MIDAS BDF Disk Image
ESO-MIDAS Table Data
ESO-MIDAS FIT Data
.cat
TablEdit Chord Catalog .cat file icon

TablEdit Chord Catalog

The CAT file is a TablEdit Chord Catalog. TablEdit is a program for creating, editing, printing and listening to tablature and sheet music for guitar and other fretted, stringed instruments, including mandolin, bass and banjo.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: TablEdit
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
TablEdit Tablature
.cat
Fallout 3 CAT Data .cat file icon

Fallout 3 CAT Data

The CAT file is a Fallout 3 CAT Data. Fallout 3 is a post apocalyptic sci-fi action role-playing open world video game developed by Bethesda Game Studios.
Detailed description not available
Category: Game Data files
Application: Fallout 3
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
Fallout 3 Saved Game
Fallout 3 Mod Archive
Fallout 4 Sceleton Data
Fallout 3 Shader Package
Fallout 3 Game Plugin
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Catz Game Data .cat file icon

Catz Game Data

The CAT file is a Catz Game Data. Petz (Dogz and Catz) is a series of single-player video games dating back to 1995, in which the player can adopt, raise, care for and breed their own virtual pets.
Detailed description not available
Category: Game Data files
Application: Catz
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
Catz and Dogz Game Data

Other types of files may also use the .cat file extension. If you have helpful information about .cat extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

OptionVue Portfolio Manager Account Data
ETCBC Analyzed Text Data
Core Animation Markup Language Data
Amazon Lumberyard Character Animation Data
Microsoft ClipArt Gallery Database

The .cat filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

cwt (1), ct (1), car (1), cag (1), ca (1), act (1), vat (1), fat (1), cxt (1), cta (1), cqt (1), cah (1), caf (1), at (1), xat (1)

Can't open a .cat file?

If you want to open a .cat file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .cat association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.cat

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android