There are 11 other file types using
the DIR file extension!
.dir - ArcView INFO directory manager file
.dir - CPS backup file
.dir - DEC VAX directory file
.dir - Adobe (Macromedia) Director project
.dir - WebSTAR Directory Indexer plug-in file
.dir - Procomm Plus dialing directory file
.dir - VAX CPS Backup directory file
.dir - Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007 temporary file
.dir - Grand Theft Auto 3 game file
.dir - Worms Armageddon game archive
.dir - WOW! data
DIR file extension - Directory indicator file
What is dir file? How to open dir files?
File type specification:
mscreate.dir - his behavior is by design of the Setup program. The Setup program creates Mscreate.dir (a 0-byte hidden file) in each folder that Setup creates to indicate that the folder was created by Setup. When you run Setup in maintenance mode and remove a component or click Remove All, Setup uses this file to determine whether an empty folder can be removed. If an empty folder does not contain this file, when you run Setup in maintenance mode, Setup will not remove this folder.
The default software associated to dir file type:
Company or developer:
Microsoft Windows is 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 Windows 10.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .dir file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open dir file, edit dir file, convert dir file, view dir file, play dir file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Others dir file
Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with dir file - Directory indicator file
Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Windows uses dir 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.).