File Extension Library

.ECS File Extension

  • Developer by: Sony Ericsson
  • Category: Compressed Files
  • Format: Zip

What are .ECS files and how to open them?

Can't open .ECS 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 .ECS file.

What is a .ECS file extension?

.ECS file extension is created by Sony Ericsson. .ECS has been classified as Compressed Files. The format of .ECS file is Zip.

.ECS is Sony Ericsson Phone Backup File

Backup data file created by Sony Ericsson mobile phones; saved in a compressed .ZIP format that can be read by phones using the Symbian operating system.

Data from a ECS file can be read on a computer by renaming the file extension from ".ecs" to ".zip" and opening the file with an unzipping program like WinZip. The file "filestore.dat.txt" contains an index of what is stored in the associated DAT files.

List of all softwares that can open the Sony Ericsson Phone Backup File
Corel WinZip 23
WinRAR 5

How to fix problems with .ECS files

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