Files with dot extension can also be found as source codes in graph description language from Graphviz program.
DOT file extension - Graphviz DOT language file
What is dot file? How to open dot files?
File type specification:
The dot file extension is also used for file written in DOT, a plain text graph description language used by Graphviz, a free software tool package for drawing graphs, originally developed by AT&T Labs Research. I
The default software associated to dot file type:
Company or developer:
Graphviz is open source graph visualization software. It has several main graph layout programs. The Graphviz layout programs take descriptions of graphs in a simple text language, and make diagrams in several useful formats such as images and SVG for web pages, Postscript for inclusion in PDF or other documents; or display in an interactive graph browser. (Graphviz also supportsGXL, an XML dialect.)
List of software applications associated to the .dot 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 dot file, edit dot file, convert dot file, view dot file, play dot 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting dot files.
- Open dot file
- Edit dot file
- Create dot file
- Others dot file