A dep file extension is mainly related to one of the many files used by Microsoft Visual Basic. These dep files contains dependency information.

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Software that open dep file

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DEP file extension - Microsoft Visual Basic Setup Wizard dependency data

What is dep file? How to open dep files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

dep file icon: dep filetype icon

The dep file extension is associated with Microsoft Visual Basic, a third-generation event-driven programming language and IDE.

The dep file is a setup Wizard dependency file. A dependency (DEP) file contains information about the run-time requirements of a solution or component.

Updated: April 22, 2024

The default software associated to open dep file:

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Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Visual Basic  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Visual Basic is programming language and integrated development environment for Microsoft Windows. Visual Basic is used to create Windows, Web, mobile, and Office applications.

Microsoft Windows icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

A family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS. MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Microsoft Windows 11.

Microsoft Office icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Office  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Office is popular productivity suite for Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Office contains a set of applications and services used to work with documents (Microsoft Word), spreadsheets (Microsoft Excel), presentations (Microsoft PowerPoint), databases (Microsoft Access) etc..

Microsoft Office can be also used to manage e-mail accounts, tasks, calendars and contacts (Microsoft Outlook). 

Help how to open:

The dep files are used for internal purposes of Visual Basic IDE.

How to convert:

Conversion to other formats is not possible.

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

Programs that can create dep file - Microsoft Visual Basic Setup Wizard dependency data

Programs supporting the exension dep on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Microsoft Visual Basic for create dep file action.

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