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CAST file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cast - Asciinema Asciicast Terminal Recording Data

The CAST data files are related to Asciinema. CAST file is an Asciinema Asciicast Terminal Recording Data. Asciinema is a free and open source solution for recording terminal sessions and sharing them on the web.

Application:
Asciinema
Category:
Data files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Asciinema Asciicast Terminal Recording Data related extensions:
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Magic Circuit Layout Data
.vmr
VBMaximizer Data
.dat
Inno Setup Uninstall Data
.enc
kmttg Video Profile
.cwk
GC-Prevue Work Data
.sqlite2
SQLite 2.0 Database

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

Can't open a .cast 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:

example.cast

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 .cast file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ast, cas, cat, cst

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.cst
Adobe Director Cast
.cst
SAM Constraints Data
.cst
SWAT Weather Forecast Input Data
.cst
Medbasin Model Calibration Data
.cas
Comma-Delimited ASCII File
.ast
ActivTrak Session Track Data

Operating systems

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