>> CRASH file

CRASH file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.crash - Mac OS X Crash Log

The CRASH development files are related to Mac OS X. CRASH file is a Mac OS X Crash Log.

Mac OS X
Development files
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Mac OS X Crash Log related extensions:
Apple iOS Perl Script
Provisioning Profile
Mac OS X Resource Data
ANSYS Element Matrix Data
ANSYS Monitor Data
ANSYS Element Saved Data

.crash - Steam Crash Data

The CRASH data files are related to Steam. CRASH file is a Steam Crash Data. Steam is a digital distribution, digital rights management, multiplayer and communications platform developed by Valve Corporation.

Data files
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Steam Crash Data related extensions:
Steam Application Cache Data
Valve Steam Cache Data
Steam Client Game Backup Data
Steam Client Dump Data
Steam Game Cache File
Steam Last Data

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

Can't open a .crash 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 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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