What are Executable Application Files?

Executable files are files that run as programs on your operating system when they are opened (started). In more basic terms, an executable file comprises of a number of instructions that are executed by your computer when the file is opened.

A computer program is nothing more than sequence of instructions (lines of code). When installed on a computer system, they exist in the form of executable files.

Popular Executable Application File Extensions


Executable App Types

File Database Breakdown - Executable Application File Extensions


Top Executable Application File Extensions

File Extension Total Number of Files Oldest File (Date) Latest File (Date)
EFI 27 bootmgr.efi
(04/11/2009)
winresume.efi
(03/18/2017)
VDM 20 mpasdlta.vdm
(11/02/2006)
mpasbase.vdm
(03/18/2017)
XBAP 4 XamlViewer_v0300.xbap
(04/11/2009)
XamlViewer_v0300.xbap
(11/21/2010)
DS 6 wiatwain.ds
(11/02/2006)
wiatwain.ds
(03/18/2017)
EXE 4729 EXCH_regtrace.exe
(08/18/2001)
pubs.exe
(05/10/2017)
OUT 38 LXMAALG6.OUT
(09/18/2006)
LXROCLN4.OUT
(09/18/2006)
PRX 14 winsat.prx
(11/02/2006)
LOBBYL.PRX
(05/10/2017)
PNF 3222 machine.PNF
(11/02/2006)
volsnap.PNF
(05/10/2017)
BAG 44 deMV3B-PropertyBag.bag
(06/18/2013)
saCV2A-PropertyBag.bag
(03/18/2017)
MST 5 luna.mst
(04/14/2008)
ShellUI.MST
(05/10/2017)
BIN 361 c2.bin
(09/18/2006)
BootPerformanceDiagnostics_SystemData.bin
(05/10/2017)
XAP 88 CommunicatorContentBinApp.xap
(05/10/2017)
PowerViewRes.uk.xap
(05/10/2017)
SCR 59 scrnsave.scr
(11/02/2006)
PhotoScreensaver.scr
(03/18/2017)
MSC 131 comexp.msc
(09/18/2006)
secpol.msc
(03/18/2017)
COM 87 chcp.com
(11/02/2006)
etfsboot.com
(03/18/2017)
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