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ATE file format description

Many people share .ate files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .ate file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .ate files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ate - Microsoft Accounting Accountants Transfer

The ATE archive files are related to Microsoft Office Accounting. The ATE file is a Microsoft Accounting Accountants Transfer. Microsoft Office Accounting (formerly Small Business Accounting) is Microsoft's accounting software targeted towards small business customers. ATE file is a compressed backup file.

Microsoft Office Accounting
Archive files
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Microsoft Accounting Accountants Transfer related extensions:
Compressed Microsoft BMP Image
Microsoft Office Clip Art Package
Microsoft Office Live Package
.oxt Extension
Remark Office OMR Archive
SteelOffice Software Update

Naturally, other applications may also use the .ate file extension. Even harmful programs can create .ate files. Be especially cautious with .ate files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .ate file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


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 one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .ate file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ae, aet, age, are, at, at3, atd, atf, atr, ats, atw, te, wte, xte, zte

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

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LabChip XTe Data
Adobe Photoshop Transfer Functions
Sony ATRAC3 Compressed Audio
Infinity Engine Area Contents
AnyTime Organizer Deluxe Document

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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