A de file extension is related to the German language translation files.

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

empty icon.de - MetaProducts Download Express incomplete download

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DE file extension - German language translation

What is de file? How to open de files?

File type specification:

Text file type icon Text file type

The de file extension is frequently used by various applications for files that contains German language, such as Readme text files.

The de file is often stored in simple text file format or in XML schema and it is viewable in text editing tool.

Updated: April 7, 2024

The default software associated to open de file:

NotePad++ text editor icon

Notepad++ Team logoNotePad++ text editor  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Notepad++ Team

A very popular free text and source code editor. It supports syntax highlighting and syntax folding for C, C++, HTML, ASP, Java, Pascal, PHP, Cobol, CSS etc. Notepad++ also supports plugins to add new features. It is localized to many languages.

Help how to open:

Use Notepad, Notepad++ or other text editor.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to other formats.

List of software applications associated to the .de 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 de file, edit de file, convert de file, view de file, play de 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 de files.

Software that open de file - German language translation

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with de file by default:
NotePad++ text editor small icon NotePad++ text editor
Other suggested software:
PSPad small icon PSPad
Sublime Text small icon Sublime Text

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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