File Extension WIDGET

.WIDGET File

File extension: WIDGET
File type: Widget


Notes about the WIDGET file extension:



Incorrect file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your PC system. As such it is highly recommended to scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other unfavourable system settings to identify slowdown issues.

The WIDGET file type is primarily associated with 'Yahoo!' by Yahoo! Inc.. Widgets are small programs that allow you to keep things you use on hand on your desktop. To get Widgets on your desktop, you first need to download the Yahoo! Widget Engine.

Detailed information for file extension WIDGET:


Primary association: Yahoo!
Company: Yahoo! Inc.
Identifying characters Hex: 77 64 67 74 , ASCII: wdgt
Program ID: YahooWidget

Other applications associated with file type WIDGET:

  • Konfabulator (Widget File) by KonfabulatorKonfabulator is a JavaScript/XML run-time engine for Mac OS X. .WIDGET files are used by Konfabulator to run javascript/xml mini-apps. Note: The Konfabulator engine is now the Yahoo! Widgets engine. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 50 4B 03 04 , ASCII: PK
File Identifier - TrID
'Identifying characters' used on FILExt.com are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database




Important: Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC. It is highly recommended that you scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other slowdown issues.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .WIDGET

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: YahooWidget
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Yahoo!\WidgetEngine\YahooWidgetEngine.exe %1

ProgramID: YahooWidget
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Yahoo!\Yahoo! Widget Engine\YahooWidgetEngine.exe

ProgramID: YahooWidget
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles\Yahoo! Widget Engine\YahooWidgetEngine.exe

ProgramID: YahooWidget
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Yahoo! Widget Engine\YahooWidgetEngine.exe

ProgramID: YahooWidget
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Yahoo!\Widgets\YahooWidgetEngine.exe

ProgramID: YahooWidget
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Yahoo!\Widgets\YahooWidgets.exe

ProgramID: YahooWidget
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Yahoo!J\Yahoo! Widget Engine\YahooWidgetEngine.exe


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