File Extension Library

.DAT_OLD File Extension

  • Developer by: Mojang
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .DAT_OLD files and how to open them?

Can't open .DAT_OLD 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 .DAT_OLD file.

What is a .DAT_OLD file extension?

.DAT_OLD file extension is created by Mojang. .DAT_OLD has been classified as Game Files. The format of .DAT_OLD file is Binary.

.DAT_OLD is Minecraft Level.dat Backup File

Backup file created by Minecraft, an open-ended 3D world construction game; saves a backup of the level.dat file, which is used for saving maps that use Minecraft's Alpha level format; used as a restore point in case the level.dat file becomes corrupted.

List of all softwares that can open the Minecraft Level.dat Backup File
Mojang Minecraft
Mojang Minecraft
Mojang Minecraft

How to fix problems with .DAT_OLD files

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