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Details of extension .liveupdate

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Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .liveupdate file?
  • Which program can create the .liveupdate file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .liveupdate format?
  • What can convert .liveupdate files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .liveupdate extension?
Symantec LiveUpdate Data .liveupdate file icon

Symantec LiveUpdate Data

The LIVEUPDATE file is a Symantec LiveUpdate Data. LiveUpdate is a utility developed by Symantec Corporation that downloads and installs security updates and software patches.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Symantec LiveUpdate
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Symantec LiveUpdate Product Update List
Symantec LiveUpdate TRG Data
Symantec LiveUpdate HCT Data

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

Can't open a .liveupdate file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.liveupdate

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