A 9 file extension is related to the log files from GNU Screen software.

There are 2 other file types using
the 9 file extension!

empty icon.9 - IBM Embedded ViaVoice voice type languages scripts data file format

empty icon.9 - Salt Lake Winter Olympics 2002 music data

Detailed description

Software that open 9 file

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9 file extension - Screen log

What is 9 file? How to open 9 files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The 9 file extension is associated with the Screen, a full-screen window manager that multiplexes a physical terminal between several processes, typically interactive shells available for GNU operating system.

The 9 file stores log created in the Screen.

The default software associated to open 9 file:

Screen picture or screenshot

Free Software Foundation, Inc. logoScreen  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
Free Software Foundation, Inc.

Screen is a full-screen window manager that multiplexes a physical terminal between several processes, typically interactive shells. Each virtual terminal provides the functions of the DEC VT100 terminal and, in addition, several control functions from the ANSI X3.64 (ISO 6429) and ISO 2022 standards (e.g., insert/delete line and support for multiple character sets).

Help how to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.9 files.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to other formats.

List of software applications associated to the .9 file extension

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and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open 9 file, edit 9 file, convert 9 file, view 9 file, play 9 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 9 files.

Software that open 9 file - Screen log

Programs supporting the exension 9 on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Screen for open 9 file action.


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