A ban file extension is related to the MegaHAL non-keyword list format.

There is one other file type using
the BAN file extension!

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Software that open ban file

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BAN file extension - MegaHAL non-keyword list

What is ban file? How to open ban files?

File type specification:

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The ban file extension is associated with the MegaHAL, a conversation simulator for Microsoft Windows operating system.

The ban file contains list of saved non-keywords. No further information could be found.

The default software associated to open ban file:

MegaHAL picture or screenshot

Ai Research logoMegaHAL  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
Ai Research

MegaHAL is a computer program which give the appearance of conversing with a user in natural language. MegaHAL is able to construct a model of language based on the evidence it encounters while conversing with the user.

Help how to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .ban file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open ban file, edit ban file, convert ban file, view ban file, play ban file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with ban file - MegaHAL non-keyword list

Click on the software link for more information about MegaHAL. MegaHAL uses ban 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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