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.CAP File Extension

File Type 1Packet Capture File

DeveloperN/A
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3.4 (10 Votes) Thanks for voting!
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CategoryData Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

What is a CAP file?

Contains packets collected by a packet sniffing program; saves raw data captured over a data transmission; also called a trace file or bone file and is used by multiple packet sniffer applications.

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Programs that open CAP files
Windows
Netscout Sniffer
PacketBone BoneLight
Klos PacketView Pro
Wireshark
Mac
Wireshark
Linux
Wireshark
Updated 4/8/2008

File Type 2ASUS BIOS Update File

DeveloperASUS
Popularity
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Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategorySystem Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

.CAP File Association 2

BIOS update file used to "flash" the BIOS to ASUS computers running Windows; contains settings and instructions for updating the BIOS on an ASUS motherboard.

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BIOS stands for "Basic Input/Output System" and is a type of firmware used by a computer's microprocessor to boot the computer system when it is turned on. It is also used to manage the data flow between a computer's operating system and any attached devices.

NOTE: To update the BIOS on your computer, download the CAP file from the ASUS website and copy it to a USB key (formatted to FAT or FAT 32). Then, connect it to the appropriate ASUS machine, and use the EZ Flash utility (built into the BIOS firmware) to load the update.

Programs that open CAP files
Windows
EZ Flash
Updated 2/26/2015

File Type 3Construct Game Development File

DeveloperScirra
Popularity
2.8 (4 Votes) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategoryDeveloper Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

.CAP File Association 3

Project file created by Construct, a game development application used for building DirectX games; includes game graphics, audio, physics models, and event handlers for actions in the game.

More Information

NOTE: Construct now uses .CAPX and .CAPROJ files for game development projects.

Programs that open CAP files
Windows
Scirra Construct
Updated 8/29/2012

.CAP Extension Information

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