The BASH_PROFILE file extension is related to the Unix Bash and used for its login shell files.

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Software that works with bash_profile file extension

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BASH_PROFILE file - Bash interactive login shell file

What is bash_profile file? How to open bash_profile files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

The BASH_PROFILE file extension is associated with the Bash. The contents of the BASH_PROFILE file are read and executed when you log into the system. Any changes you make to this file will not come into effect until you log out and log in again.

The default software associated to bash_profile file type:

Bash icon

GNU Project logoBash  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
GNU Project

Bash is the shell, or command language interpreter, that will appear in the GNU operating system. Bash is an sh-compatible shell that incorporates useful features from the Korn shell (ksh) and C shell (csh). 

Help how to open:

Use any text editor, or source code editor to view content of the .bash_profile files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .bash_profile 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 .bash_profile 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 bash_profile file, edit bash_profile file, convert bash_profile file, view bash_profile file, play bash_profile 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting bash_profile files.

  • Open bash_profile file
  • Edit bash_profile file
  • Create bash_profile file
  • Others bash_profile file

Software that open bash_profile file - Bash interactive login shell file

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

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