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BDAT file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bdat - HP-UX Binary Data File

The BDAT development files are related to HP-UX. The BDAT file is a HP-UX Binary Data File. HP-UX is Hewlett-Packard's proprietary implementation of the Unix operating system, based on UNIX System V (initially System III) and first released in 1984.

Development files
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HP-UX Binary Data File related extensions:
HP-UX NIS Maps Configuration
HP-UX Software Distributor Catalog Depot
HP-UX IA64 Data
HP-UX LKG Configuration
HP-UX Product Specification Data

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

Can't open a .bdat 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 .bdat file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bat, bda, bdt, dat, dbat, fdat, hdat, vdat

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

MS-DOS Batch File
Tracked! Backup Configuration File
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SkyGazer Data
Beedocs Timeline 3D Document
Nero BackItUp Drive Image

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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