Converting DAT extension files

  Big Big C 15:50 24 Jun 04
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I have a number of music videos that are in .dat format that I cannot play.
Is there a program that will convert them to .wmv or .mpeg format?

Regards

  TBH1 15:59 24 Jun 04

have these been downloaded ? I only ask as when such files are downloaded they are names as dat files until completed, then renamed to mpeg or whatever. I would have a stab at saying these files are not complete. You can try renaming the dat bit to wmv or mpeg and try running them.

  rawprawn 16:00 24 Jun 04

Have you tried changing the file extention to .mpeg or .wmv. I don't know if it will work but I have changed .dat to .txt in the past with "some" success.

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