There are 9 other file types using
the DES file extension!

empty icon.des - nProtect GameGuard game security plug-in

des icon.des - QuickBooks form design template

empty icon.des - ACT! data

des icon.des - Corel Designer technical illustration

empty icon.des - Interscope BlackBox data

des icon.des - Medlin Payroll Software sales code information file

empty icon.des - Pro/DESKTOP design

empty icon.des - Tribes 2 game data

empty icon.des - V+ Visual Development System design

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DES file extension - Description text

What is des file? How to open des files?

File type specification:

Text file type icon Text file type

File extension des is often used for description text files by various applications. In most cases these are just plain text files that can be viewed in any text editor.

Updated: September 6, 2023

The default software associated to open des file:

Delphi icon

Embarcadero Technologies, Inc. logoDelphi  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.

Delphi is integrated development environment used to create applications fort Microsoft Windows. It supports Delphi programming language (Object Pascal), C++, C# for Microsoft .NET.

Help how to open:

Usually can be opened using any text editor.

How to convert:

As this file contains text, you may treat it as such for conversion purposes.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .des 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 des file, edit des file, convert des file, view des file, play des file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with des file - Description text

Click on the software link for more information about Delphi. Delphi uses des 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.).

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with des file by default:
Delphi small icon Delphi
Other suggested software:
File Investigator

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