File Extension Library

.WAT File Extension

  • Developer by: IBM
  • Category: Various data Files

What are .WAT files and how to open them?

Can't open .WAT 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 .WAT file.

What is a .WAT file extension?

.WAT file extension is created by IBM. .WAT has been classified as Various data Files.

.WAT is IBM Voice Type languages map

The wat file extension is associated with the IBM Voice Type a dictation software for Windows and OS/2 operating systems.

The wat file contains languages map data used for internal purposes of the application.

How to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .wat 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 fix problems with .WAT files

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