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.AVATAR File Extension

File TypeGoogle Talk Avatar File

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CategoryRaster Image Files

What is an AVATAR file?

Profile picture used by Google Talk, an online chatting application; stores a bitmap image in a .JPG or .PNG image format; used for displaying an image alongside each name in a user's friends list, as well as during chatting sessions.

More Information

In Windows Vista and Windows 7, AVATAR files are stored in the [user]\AppData\Local\Google\Google Talk\avatars\ directory.

NOTE: You can typically rename AVATAR files with the ".jpg" or ".png" extension and then view them with a standard image viewer.

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Programs that open AVATAR files
Google Talk
Updated 7/28/2010

About AVATAR Files

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