CAP File Type

- The quick facts

What are CAP files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a CAP 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 CAP file?

CAP files have multiple uses, and Scirra Construct Game Data is one of them.

Scirra Construct Game Data File

The .cap file extension is most commonly used for game development files. These files are created by the Scirra Construct programming application to create DirectX 9-based computer games.

The CAP files contain the background images, objects, event handlers, physics models, and other code used to create the game.

How to open CAP files

We have identified one CAP opener that is compatible with this specific type of CAP file.

Programs that open Scirra Construct Game Data files

ConstructConstructVerified

Last updated: June 29, 2022

All known file formats using extension .CAP

While Scirra Construct Game Data File is a popular type of CAP-file, we know of 8 different uses of the .CAP extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Capella Music Sheet File

We know that one CAP format is Capella Music Sheet File. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

CAP opener for Windows

We have identified one CAP opener that is compatible with this specific type of CAP file.

Capella ReaderCapella ReaderVerified

Microsoft NetMon Traffic Capture File

We know that one CAP format is Microsoft NetMon Traffic Capture File. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

Programs that open these CAP files

We have identified one CAP opener that is compatible with this specific type of CAP file.

XCP Network Capture File

We know that one CAP format is XCP Network Capture File. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

Programs that open these CAP files

We have identified one CAP opener that is compatible with this specific type of CAP file.

WiresharkWiresharkVerified

More file formats using the CAP extension

Through our research of CAP files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • IBM Storyboard Screen Capture File
  • Java Card Converted Applet
  • Snoop Capture File
  • Ventura Publisher Caption

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of CAP files. Remember, different programs may use CAP files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Reference ManagerReference ManagerUser submitted
EtherealEtherealUser submitted
capellacapellaUser submitted
PASCO CapstonePASCO CapstoneUser submitted
cadwork Start Applicationcadwork Start ApplicationUser submitted
Sims CAPSims CAPUser submitted
CadworkCadworkUser submitted
GWCAPNETGWCAPNETUser submitted
Construct ClassicConstruct ClassicUser submitted
capella startcapella startUser submitted

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