D64 file format description
Many people share .d64 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .d64 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .d64 files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.d64 - Commodore 64 Disk Image
D64 file is a Commodore 64 Disk Image. D64 is a file format used by C64 emulators to store images of disks.
- .d64 file format description:
- D64 format
- Vice C64 Emulator
- Disk Image files
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- Commodore 64 Disk Image related links:
- Commodore 64 Disk Image related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .d64 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .d64 files. Be especially cautious with .d64 files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .d64 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .d64 file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
64, w64, r64, dt4, c64, x64, v64, f64, d4
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- PC64 Saved Session
- N64 ROM Image Doctor V64
- Sony Wave64 Audio
- Commodore 64 Disk Image
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