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List of common source code and script file extensions
Some of the most common source codes and scripts written in popular programming languages like HTML, PHP, Python or similar.
Common source code files may change in time as the popularity and significance of some formats can change.
Whole category of source code files contains now 1875 file types. Show all source code and script file types.
Files with asm extension are generally source codes in assembly language. Used by many programs.
An asp file extension is associated with the ASP Classic server side scripting engine used to dynamically generate web pages. An asp file contains Microsoft Active Server Page source code scripts. The ASP Classic is obsolete and it was replaced by ASP.NET.
An aspx file extension is associated with Active Server Page Extended format used by Internet Information Services (IIS) web server with server side scripting language ASP.NET used to dynamically generate websites. Generated output from an .aspx page in your browser is common html page.
Files with bat suffix can be commonly found as so called batch files. These text files are small scripts that contain a sequence of commands for a computer operating system.
A htm file extension is used for web documents stored in HTML Hypertext Markup Language file format. HTML language provides a means to create structured documents by denoting structural semantics for text such as headings, paragraphs, lists, links, quotes and other items. Its the main language for writing web pages. A htm web page can be displayed in any Web browser.
The INC file extension is related to the include files used by various programming languages and other software.
A jad file extension is used for Java Descriptor files, which generally describe MIDlets java applications.
A java file extension is related to JAVA programming language and used for its source code files.
A jsp file extension is associated with Java and used for a HTML page that contains references to a Java servlet. A servlet is a Java class that handles requests. It is generated from jsp files.
A lib file extension is associated with the Microsoft Linker a part of Microsoft Visual Studio development environment and used for its input library.
An o file extension is related to the object file format used by various programming languages and development environments.
Files with php suffix can be commonly found as web pages, scripts written in PHP and processed server-side by PHP engine. PHP is a programming language that offers quick way to develop websites with dynamic content.
An rc file extension is related to Microsoft Visual Studio integrated development environment for Windows applications. An rc file stores C/C++ resource script.
RSS is a XML based text file format used by Really Simple Syndication or Rich Site Summary (RSS) service. RSS service is used by many websites to publish news to their users or to RSS news aggregators. Users can reed news by using services like Google Reader, Feedly or RSS feed reader software.
Files with scpt suffix are in most cases scripts saved in AppleScript scripting language.
Files with scr extension are generally scripts or source code files. Used in many programming languages.
Files with vbs suffix can be generally found as scripts made using Visual Basic programming language and development environment. Used in many programs.
File extension .xcodeproj is used by Apple Xcode IDE used for developing apps for Apple computers and devices. File stores app development project.
An xml file extension is commonly used for files written in Extensible Markup Language. An xml file is used in various areas of computer industry and many program languages are just derivatives of XML. These *.xml files can be opened and edited in any text editor or IDE.
Files with xsd extension may be typically found as XML schema descriptions that define the structure, content and semantics of XML documents.
Files with xsl extension can be usually found as style sheets saved in the eXtensible Style sheet Language for Transformations (XSLT).
The .xslt file extension is related to the XSLT XML formatted document.
This is a list of some the most common file types from this category and may change in time as the popularity and significance of some formats can change. Whole category of source code files contains now 1875 file types. Show all source code and script files.