There are 6 other file types using
the RES file extension!

res file icon.res - Game resource file [common]

res file icon.res - Microsoft C, C++ compiled resource file

res file icon.res - Steam Client resource file

res file icon.res - Microsoft Linker resource compiler input file

res file icon.res - SHELX output file

res file icon.res - SWAT reservoir input file

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RES file extension - Delphi resource file

What is res file? How to open res files?

File type specification:

Binary file type icon Binary file type

The res file extension is associated with Delphi, a program developing tool from Embarcadero.

.res files are binary files used for a project containing resource definitions, such as strings, icons, images etc.These files will be recreated by the IDE when loading a project but the icon will get lost in that process.

Therefore you should either keep it in source control or find another way to create it.

The default software associated to res file type:

Delphi icon

Embarcadero Technologies, Inc. logo Delphi  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.

Delphi is integrated development environment used to create applications fort Microsoft Windows. It supports Delphi programming language (Object Pascal), C++, C# for Microsoft .NET.

Help how to open RES files:

Delphi resources are used by Delphi projects only.

How to convert file with extension RES:

Resource files generally cannot be converted, just sometimes exported or extracted with proper tool.

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

  • Others res file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with res file - Delphi resource file

Click on the software link for more information about Delphi. Delphi uses res 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.).

Microsoft Windows:

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