How to open a file with .TAP extension?

File Type : C64 Raw Cassette Tape Image
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .TAP file

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What is .TAP file extension?

Disk image created from a data storage tape formatted for the Commodore 64 (C64) or ZX Spectrum systems; contains an exact copy of the data from the tape in a single file; typically used for games or other types of applications. TAP files may be opened on Windows computers using a C64 or ZX Spectrum emulator.
You can see a list of software programs here on easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open TAPfiles:

  • Fuse
  • CCS
  • C64 Forever
  • Spectrum 128K
  • UnrealSpeccy
  • Zephyr
  • UKV
  • Fuse
  • Power64
  • VICE
  • Fuse