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Details of extension .veracrypt

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Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .veracrypt file?
  • Which program can create the .veracrypt file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .veracrypt format?
  • What can convert .veracrypt files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .veracrypt extension?
VeraCrypt Encyrpted Volume .veracrypt file icon

VeraCrypt Encyrpted Volume

VERACRYPT file is a VeraCrypt Encyrpted Volume. VeraCrypt is a free open source disk encryption software for Windows, Mac OSX and Linux.
Detailed description not available
Category: Disk Image files
Application: VeraCrypt
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Can't open a .veracrypt file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.veracrypt

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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