Files with $$$ extension can also be found on OS/2 platform for one the system files. Used to keep track of archived files

There are 2 other file types using
the $$$ file extension!

$$$ file icon.$$$ - Temporary file

$$$ file icon.$$$ - Backup file format

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$$$ file extension - OS/2 operating system file type

What is $$$ file? How to open $$$ files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

The $$$ file extension is also used by OS/2 an operating system for IBM-PC compatible computers developed by IBM. The *.$$$ file is used to keep track of archived files. System file type exclusive to OS/2 platform.

The default software associated to $$$ file type:

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IBM logo OS/2  Other operating systems or devices software

Company or developer:

OS/2 is operating system developed by IBM for personal computers. OS/2 is no longer marketed by IBM and support for OS/2 was discontinued in 2006. OS/2 is very similar like Windows in many ways, but also has similarities with Unix. The last version of OS/2 is named OS/2 Warp.

Help how to open $$$ files:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert file with extension $$$:

As far as we know, this .$$$ file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .$$$ file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open $$$ file, edit $$$ file, convert $$$ file, view $$$ file, play $$$ file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Others $$$ file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with $$$ file - OS/2 operating system file type

Click on the software link for more information about OS/2. OS/2 uses $$$ file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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