MAP File Recovery

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MAP File Recovery

What is a .MAP file?

A MAP file is a game map created for games developed with one of the Quake engines. It is saved in a human-readable text-based format. MAP files are uncompiled but can be compiled into a .BSP binary map file for use in games such as Half-Life, Quake, Quake 2, and Quake 3.

How to recover lost .MAP files?

Sometimes while working with a computer, laptop or other stationary or mobile devices, you may encounter various bugs, freezes, hardware or software failures, even in spite of regular updates and junk cleaning. As a result, an important .MAP file may be deleted.

By no means should you think that the only way to recover a .MAP file is always to create it once more.

Use programs for recovering .MAP files if a file was lost after accidental or deliberate deleting, formatting the memory card or the internal storage, cleaning the storage device, after a virus attack or a system failure.

Programs to recover .MAP files

Looking for a way to recover files?

In cases when files were deleted and they cannot be restored by using standard operating system tools, use Hetman Partition Recovery.

To do it:

1. Download Hetman Partition Recovery, install and start the program.

2. The program will run an automatic scan and display all hard disks and removable drives, physical and local disks connected to this PC.

3. Double-click on the disk from which you need to recover files, and select analysis type.

4. When the scanning is over, you will be shown the files for recovery.

5. To find a file you need, use the program’s interface to open the folder it was deleted from, or go to the folder «Content-Aware Analysis» and select the required file type.

6. Select the files you have been looking for and click «Recovery».

7. Choose one of the methods for saving the files and recover them.

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How to open file with .MAP extension?

Looking for how to open a quake engine map file file?

Additional Information

Тип файла: Quake Engine Map File

Расширение файла: .MAP

Разработчик: id Software

Категория: Game Files

Формат: Text

HEX: 4D 41 50 20 56

ASCII: MAP V

File Types that Using the MAP Extension:
- Quake Engine Map File
- Halo Map File
- Fallout Map File
- Furcadia Dream File
- Image Map
- Leges Motus Map File
- Rigs of Rods Key Assignments File
- Weather Defender Map
- Mapjects Server Webparts File
- TECkit Mapping File
- NAVIGON Map File
- Super Mario War Map File

Programs that open MAP files

Valve Hammer Editor iconValve Hammer Editor
Torque Constructor iconTorque Constructor
id Software GtkRadiant iconid Software GtkRadiant
QuArK iconQuArK
MAP3BSPC iconMAP3BSPC
Q3Map2 iconQ3Map2
Microsoft Notepad iconMicrosoft Notepad
Other text editor iconOther text editor

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