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Details of extension .partial

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .partial file?
  • Which program can create the .partial file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .partial format?
  • What can convert .partial files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .partial extension?
Internet Explorer Partially Downloaded File .partial file icon

Internet Explorer Partially Downloaded File

PARTIAL file is an Internet Explorer Partially Downloaded File.
Detailed description not available
Category: Other files
Application: Internet Explorer
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Can't open a .partial file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.partial

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 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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