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.DACPAC File Extension

File TypeSQL Server Data Tier Application Package

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This file is saved in a zipped format. You can view the contents by unzipping it with a file decompression program.

What is a DACPAC file?

Data package created by a Microsoft SQL Server data tier application; contains both the schema of data as well as the data records, or objects, themselves; used for providing data between SQL Server databases and vendor applications.

More Information

DACPAC files use .ZIP formatting and contain a collection of XML files that define the schema and data to be transferred.

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Programs that open DACPAC files
Microsoft SQL Server 2016
Updated 3/27/2012

.DACPAC Extension Information

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