File Extension Library

.TAT File Extension

  • Developer by: Esri
  • Category: GIS, GPS navigation and map Files

What is an .TAT file?

.TAT file extension is created by Esri. .TAT has been classified as GIS, GPS navigation and map Files.

.TAT is ESRI geographic text attribute table

The tat file extension is associated with the ArcGIS, a GIS (geographic information system) software for Microsoft Windows operating system, developed by ESRI.

The tat file contains special geographic text attribute table data used in ESRI programs.

How to open:

Use ArcGIS to work with *.tat files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .tat file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .TAT file on different platforms

Open .TAT File on Windows

  • Right-click a .TAT
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .TAT file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .TAT files" Press "Ok"

Open .TAT File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .TAT file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .TAT File on Linux

Right click on the .TAT file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .TAT File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .TAT file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .TAT File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .TAT files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .TAT files

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