DAMAGE file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.damage - Damage Ransomware Encrypted Data

The DAMAGE file is a Damage Ransomware Encrypted Data. Damage Ransomware is a malware that locks your computer or encrypts your files.

Malware files
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Damage Ransomware Encrypted Data related extensions:
Jigsaw Variant Ransomware Encrypted Data
HiddenTear Variant Ransomware Encrypted Data
Radamant v2 Ransomware Encrypted Data
KKLL Ransomware Encrypted Data
Jigsaw Ransomware Encrypted Data
Enigma Ransomware Encrypted Data

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

Can't open a .damage 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

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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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