.dat file extension
- 1. Data file.
This is a generic file extension used by many different applications to denote a data file.
- 2. MapInfo table data, binary file.
See also: .tab
For more information see:
- http://spatialnews.geocomm.com/features/mif_format - For file formation information.
- 3. c-tree plus database data file.
There will normally be accompanying .idx (index) files.
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