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UUE file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.uue - Uuencoded Data

The UUE data files are related to UUDeview. UUE file is an Uuencoded data. Including uuencoded data within text messages was a way to trasmit binary data via email before MIME was developed. The inclusion of uuencoded data is deprecated within email, but is still common in the USENET (alt.binaries) newsgroups.

Application:
UUDeview
Category:
Data files
Mime-type:
application/x-uuencoded
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
enc, ue, uu
Uuencoded Data related extensions:
.477
MNS Shape Definition Companion Data
.chr0
Nintendo Wii Model Animation Data
.clr0
Nintendo Wii Color Swapping Animation Data
.xule
XBRL Rules Data
.acm
Visual SourceSafe Module Data
.ag4
Microsoft Access G4 Data

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

Can't open a .uue 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.uue

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 .uue file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

hue, ue, uke, uu, uus

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

.hue
HUE Animation Project
.uke
Ulead VideoStudio Data
.uus
Ultra Utility Skin Data
.ue
Uuencoded Data

Operating systems

DataTypes.net 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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