042 File Type- The quick facts
What are 042 files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a 042 file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.
What is a 042 file?
The 042 file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the 042 file type for different types of data.
While we do not yet describe the 042 file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.
We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about 042 files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!
How to open 042 files
Important: Different programs may use files with the 042 file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your 042 file is, you may need to try a few different programs.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 7 different 042 openers which you will find listed below.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of 042 files. Remember, different programs may use 042 files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
|Final Media Player||User submitted|
|StarPort Drivers for PowerArchiver Virtual Drive Emulator||User submitted|
|Eolsoft Flash Movie Player||User submitted|