What is a .WCAT File And How To Open It – WinCatalog.com (Guide)

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Have you came across a file with the .wcat extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .wcat file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .WCAT file?

The .WCAT file extension comes from WinCatalog Collection File. The developer of this file extension is WinCatalog.com. The format of this file is binary, and it is a data related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .WCAT file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .WCAT file on various operating systems.

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

To open the .wcat file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the WinCatalog software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use WinCatalog software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .WCAT file

2. The second step is locating 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the WinCatalog software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .WCAT file?

If you are still unable to open the .WCAT file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .WCAT file.wcd – Microsoft, .wcf – WebEx Saved Chat Session, .wcinv – Microsoft, .wcm – WordPerfect Macro, .wcm – Microsoft. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .WCAT file with the WinCatalog program on Windows.