What is a .JDAT File And How To Open It – J&ASoft; (Easy Steps)

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Have you downloaded a file with .jdat extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .jdat file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .JDAT file?

The file extension .JDAT is J&ASoft; Data File. It was developed by J&ASoft;. The file has the text format, and it is a data related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .jdat file on 1 platform.

How to open a .JDAT file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .JDAT file on various operating systems.

How to open a .JDAT file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .jdat file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Microsoft Notepad software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .JDAT file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Microsoft Notepad software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .JDAT file?

If you are still unable to open the .JDAT file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .JDAT file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .jdb – Symantec, .jdc – The JDownloader Team, .jdf – Adobe Systems, .jdis – Jerry Dodge, .jdp – BlackBerry. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .JDAT file with the Microsoft Notepad program on Windows.