CACHE file format description

Many people often share .cache files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .cache files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .cache files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .cache files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .cache file format.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cache - General Cache File

The CACHE file is a General Cache File. In computer science, a cache is a component that improves performance by transparently storing data such that future requests for that data can be served faster.

Other files
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General Cache File related extensions:
Sage Accounting Executable
Rhino 3D Plugin
Catia V4 Session
MacBook EFI Firmware
ZoneAlarm MailSafe Renamed ISP File
iOS Application SC Info SUPP File

.cache - ImageMagick Image Cache

The CACHE data files are related to Image Magick. The CACHE file is a ImageMagick Image Cache. ImageMagick is a software suite to create, edit, compose, or convert bitmap images. It can read and write images in a variety of formats.

Image Magick
Data files
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ImageMagick Image Cache related extensions:
ChemetriQ Stored Qcept Metrology Objects Data
SolidWorks Geometric Tolerance Symbols Style
Arachne Batch Script
Capella Gallery Data
PlainTalk Voice Data
VirtualDJ Cache Data

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

Can't open a .cache 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.

Operating systems

At, we strive to provide a seamless user experience by ensuring compatibility with a wide range of operating systems. The following is a comprehensive list of the operating systems currently supported by

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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