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PARTIAL file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.partial - Internet Explorer Partially Downloaded File

The PARTIAL other files are related to Internet Explorer. PARTIAL file is an Internet Explorer Partially Downloaded File.

Internet Explorer
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Internet Explorer Partially Downloaded File related extensions:
Shell Scrap File
Lenovo Bios Update
QuickTime Component File
Lazarcrypter Encrypted File
Media Player Classic Playlist
Audacity Nyquist Plug-in

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

Can't open a .partial 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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