.BKUP File Extension

A .BKUP file is a Backup File, created by N/A.

Open with cPanel. Available for Linux.

What is a .BKUP file?

A .BKUP file is a type of file called a Backup File. Think of it as a safety copy of important stuff on your computer. This could be anything from important work documents, pictures, to the records of what's happening on a website. People create these backup files so that if something bad happens, like a computer crash or a virus, they can get their important files back using the .BKUP file.

You might find a .BKUP file on your computer if a program you use decided to make a safety copy of its files. These backup files are usually saved in a special folder that the program picks out, often somewhere in the program's own space on your computer.

One specific example of how .BKUP files are used is with something called cPanel and WHM. This is a tool that helps people manage websites and servers. It uses .BKUP files to keep a record of website visits and activities, which is really important for website owners to understand how their site is being used.

If you ever need to open a .BKUP file, you might need to use the program that made it in the first place. For example, if the .BKUP file is from cPanel, then you would use cPanel to open it and restore the data. However, not all programs that can create .BKUP files can open them directly, so sometimes it's more about using the file to restore data within the program rather than "opening" it in the traditional sense.


Our goal is to help people find the most up-to-date information about file extensions for Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iOS. We researched over 10,000 file extensions and their respective programs that open those files. If you want to suggest edits or updates about .BKUP file formats, example files, or programs that are compatible. Please contact us.

More extensions