File Extension Library

.DEVICESALT File Extension

  • Developer by: Barnes & Noble
  • Category: Misc Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .DEVICESALT files and how to open them?

Can't open .DEVICESALT 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 .DEVICESALT file.

What is a .DEVICESALT file extension?

.DEVICESALT file extension is created by Barnes & Noble. .DEVICESALT has been classified as Misc Files. The format of .DEVICESALT file is Binary.

.DEVICESALT is NOOK Device Salt File

File found on NOOK eReader devices; likely used for device security, since a "salt" is a cryptography technique used for password authentication; has no filename prefix since it is named .devicesalt.

You can see the .devicesalt file by connecting the Nook to a PC and opening the mounted drive with Windows Explorer. Windows Explorer will not allow you to open the file, but it will let you see it.

List of all softwares that can open the NOOK Device Salt File
Microsoft File Explorer

How to fix problems with .DEVICESALT files

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