.AVATAR File Extension

.AVATAR File Extension

File Type

Google Talk Avatar File

Developer Google
Popularity
4.1  |  30 Votes
Category Raster Image Files
Format Binary

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.

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

NOTE: Google Talk was discontinued in 2015.

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Programs that open AVATAR files

Windows
Google Talk
Updated July 28, 2020

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