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Details of extension .wbcat

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

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

Windows Backup Catalog .wbcat file icon

Windows Backup Catalog

WBCAT file is a Windows Backup Catalog. Microsoft Windows Backup is a backup tool included with Windows. This tool is not installed by default when you install Windows.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Microsoft Windows
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Backup Copy File
Microsoft Backup File List
Windows Backup Verify File

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

WinCatalog Standard Database

The .wbcat filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

wcat (2)

Can't open a .wbcat file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.wbcat

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, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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