Files with container file extension are related to the Eclipse programming tool for Windows, Mac and Linux systems.

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CONTAINER file extension - Eclipse project settings

What is container file? How to open container files?

The container file extension is associated with the Eclipse, an integrated development environment for Microsoft Windows, Linux and Mac OS X operating systems.

The container file stores settings of programming project created in Eclipse and other development tools based on Eclipse project.

The default software associated to container file type:

Eclipse icon

The Eclipse Foundation logo Eclipse  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  The Eclipse Foundation

Eclipse is multi-language software development environment that is used to programming applications in variety of programming languages, such as JAVA, Ada, C, C++, COBOL, Perl, PHP, Python, R, Ruby etc.. Eclipse also supports plug-ins to add new features. It is available for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, Linux and Solaris.

Help how to open CONTAINER files:

The container files are used for internal purposes of Eclipse. However, container file is stored in simple text format and it is viewable in any text editor.

How to convert file with extension CONTAINER:

As far as we know, this .container 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 software applications associated to the .container 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 container file, edit container file, convert container file, view container file, play container file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the container files.

  • Create container file
  • Settings container file

Programs that can create container file - Eclipse project settings

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for create container file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with container file by default:
Eclipse small icon Eclipse
Other suggested software:
Zend Studio small icon Zend Studio

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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