The .guides file extension is related to the xScope for Apple Mac developed by The Iconfactory.

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Software that works with guides file extension

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GUIDES file - The Iconfactory xScope guides file

What is guides file? How to open guides files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The GUIDES file extension is associated with the xScope an OS X app for measuring, aligning and inspecting on-screen graphics and layouts. The .guides file stores a set of guides.

The default software associated to guides file type:

xScope icon

xScope  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
The Iconfactory

xScope is a powerful set of tools that are ideal for measuring, inspecting & testing on-screen graphics and layouts. Quickly available via the Mac OS X menubar, xScope’s flexible tools float above desktop windows and UI elements making measuring a breeze.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .guides file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

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

  • Others guides file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with guides file - The Iconfactory xScope guides file

Click on the software link for more information about xScope. xScope uses guides 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.).

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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