A 256 file extension is related to the Formula One 2001 video game. A 256 file stores game data.

There are 2 other file types using
the 256 file extension!

empty icon.256 - Descent 2 colour palette data

empty icon.256 - Atari picture image

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256 file extension - Formula One 2001 game data

What is 256 file? How to open 256 files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The 256 file extension is associated with Formula One 2001 video game and used for one of its game files. Formula One 2001 was the first game for Sony PlayStation 2 video gaming console.

This 256 file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open 256 file:

Formula One 2001 picture or screenshot

Sony Corporation logoFormula One 2001  Other operating systems or devices software

Company or developer:
Sony Corporation

Formula One 2001 is racing computer game for Playstation and Playstation 2 gaming consoles.

Help how to open:

You cannot open this file type manually, it is accessed by the game automatically.

How to convert:

These games files cannot be converted to anything else. However, sometimes modding.

List of software applications associated to the .256 file extension

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Programs that can create 256 file - Formula One 2001 game data

Programs supporting the exension 256 on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Formula One 2001 for create 256 file action.

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