File extension PARTIAL (.PARTIAL) information

Windows cannot open PARTIAL files?

If Windows is unable to open file extension .PARTIAL you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a free registry scan.

Appropriate program:

The .PARTIAL file extension is associated with download utilities and may relate to broken or unfinished downloads. Many download utilities will store fragments of a downloading file in a file with the .PARTIAL file extension: once the download is completed the file will either show normally in the appropriate folder, or be executed by the relevant application. As such you shouldn't need to open a .PARTIAL file directly.. Incorrect associations are the cause of many file extension errors. Scan your system to prevent, identify and repair PARTIAL file extension association errors.


  • Performance: To optimize memory and CPU usage for PARTIAL files run a free performance scan.
  • Stability: Fix PARTIAL errors to make your system and applications more stable.
  • Drivers: Scan your PC for the outdated drivers which lead to system errors and slowdowns.

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