.000 File Extension

File Type:
Indexing Service Data File

Having trouble opening .000 extension? Don't panic! This page explains what 000 files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open 000 files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a 000 file?

000 file extension has Indexing Service Data file type, developed by Microsoft, which is associated with the "system files" category.

Indexing Service – which is a component of the Windows OS – is responsible for creating Indexing Service Data Files. It analyzes files on the hard drive and creates an indexed system which allows Windows to speed up the file searching process by accessing data stored in .000 files.    

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

000 file icon
File Type:
Indexing Service Data File
System Files

How to open 000 file?

Double click the 000 file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .000 extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the 000 extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the 000 file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open 000 files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the 000 file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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