File Extension Library

.CAP File Extension

  • Category: Data Files

What are .CAP files and how to open them?

Can't open .CAP file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .CAP file.

What is a .CAP file extension?

.CAP file extension has been classified as Data Files.

.CAP is Packet Capture File

Contains packets collected by a packet sniffing program; saves raw data captured over a data transmission; also called a trace file or bone file and is used by multiple packet sniffer applications.

List of all softwares that can open the Packet Capture File
File Type 2 ASUS BIOS Update File
Developer by: ASUS Category: System Files

BIOS update file used to "flash" the BIOS to ASUS computers running Windows; contains settings and instructions for updating the BIOS on an ASUS motherboard.

BIOS stands for "Basic Input/Output System" and is a type of firmware used by a computer's microprocessor to boot the computer system when it is turned on. It is also used to manage the data flow between a computer's operating system and any attached devices.

NOTE: To update the BIOS on your computer, download the CAP file from the ASUS website and copy it to a USB key (formatted to FAT or FAT 32). Then, connect it to the appropriate ASUS machine, and use the EZ Flash utility (built into the BIOS firmware) to load the update.

File Type 3 Construct Game Development File
Developer by: Scirra Category: Developer Files

Project file created by Construct, a game development application used for building DirectX games; includes game graphics, audio, physics models, and event handlers for actions in the game.

NOTE: Construct now uses .CAPX and .CAPROJ files for game development projects.

List of all softwares that can open the Construct Game Development File
Scirra Construct

How to fix problems with .CAP files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .CAP files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .CAP file format
  2. You need to check the .CAP file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)