.BAK~ File Extension

.BAK~ File Extension

File Type

AbiWord Auto-Saved Document

Developer AbiSource
Popularity
3.5  |  4 Votes
Category Backup Files
Format N/A

What is a BAK~ file?

Auto-saved document created by AbiWord, an open source word processor; stores a backup copy of the currently-open document; used for recovering documents if the program unexpectedly shuts down.

More Information

BAK~ files are named with the original file name plus the ".bak~" extension. For example, myDocument.rtf has the auto-saved document myDocument.rtf.bak~.

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Programs that open BAK~ files

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Updated November 8, 2010

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