File Extension BAT

.BAT File

File extension: BAT
File type: Batch Processing
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First check your registry for invalid entries.


Notes about the BAT 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 BAT file type is primarily associated with 'Batch Processing' by Microsoft Corporation. DOS batch file. A batch file is an ASCII file of commands that run as a program would run. If your BAT file extension association has been disabled, see the Associated Links for a possible fix. Note: This file type can become infected and should be carefully scanned if someone sends you a file with this extension.

Detailed information for file extension BAT:


Primary association: Batch Processing
Company: Microsoft Corporation
Mime type: application/bat, application/x-bat, application/x-msdos-program, application/textedit, application/octet-stream
Program ID: batfile
Related links: XP File Association Fixes

Other applications associated with file type BAT:

  • Unknown Apple II File ((found on Golden Orchard Apple II CD Rom))



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 .BAT

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: batfile, FileType: MS-DOS Batch File, AppName: %1
EXEFile: %1

ProgramID: batfile, FileType: MS-DOS Batch File, AppName: Notepad
EXEFile: NOTEPAD.EXE

ProgramID: batfile, FileType: MS-DOS Batch File, AppName: WinBat
EXEFile: WinBat.exe

ProgramID: UltraEdit.bat, FileType: MS-DOS Batch File, AppName: UltraEdit-32 Professional Text/Hex Editor

ProgramID: UltraEdit.bat
EXEFile: Y:\UltraEdit\uedit32.exe %1

ProgramID: batfile
EXEFile: %1 %*

ProgramID: batfile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\@Home veiligheid\AntiVirus\AVFileMon.exe %1 %*

ProgramID: TextPad.bat
EXEFile: %1 %*

ProgramID: PFE32
EXEFile: notepad.exe


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