Having trouble opening .cache extension? Don't panic! This page explains what cache files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open cache files. You can download these programs through this page.
What is a CACHE file?
Cache file extension has Cache file type, which is associated with the "misc files" category.
CACHE files are often used by photo editing programs, web browsers, and other programs and allow speeding up the loading process of files that were viewed recently. CACHE files can contain different types of data. Most common types of cache are processor, memory, browser, and disk cache. Files with this extension are generated in the background of programs; CACHE files are referenced by programs, so users cannot encounter CACHE files on a regular basis. Files with this extension are not intended to be opened by users. Sometimes CACHE files can become rather big and can be wiped in order to free some space on the disk.
To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.
How to open CACHE file?
Double click the cache 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 .cache 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 cache 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".
Method 2: Download the appropriate software
The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the cache 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 CACHE files
- Used by various programs
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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 cache file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.