Files with config file extension can be generally found as various configuration files from many programs.

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CONFIG file extension - Configuration file

What is config file? How to open config files?

File type specification:

Configuration file type icon Configuration file type

The config file extension is commonly used for configuration and settings files.

Usually plain text file that can be edited in any text editor. It is also used in many .NET framework based applications.

MIME: application/x-ns-proxy-autoconfig

The default software associated to config file type:

Microsoft Visual Studio icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Visual Studio  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Visual Studio is an integrated development environment (IDE) used to create applications for Microsoft Windows, Windows Mobile, .NET Framework, Silverlight as well as dynamic websites and web applications.

Help how to open CONFIG files:

A lot of these files can simple be edited by any text or code editor.

How to convert file with extension CONFIG:

Currently there is no specific information available, about how to convert this file extension.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .config 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 config file, edit config file, convert config file, view config file, play config file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Others config file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with config file - Configuration file

Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Visual Studio. Microsoft Visual Studio uses config 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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