The ION file extension is related to the ION description files. A simple text file similar to READ.ME, READ.1ST or README.TX etc.

There are 3 other file types using
the ION file extension!

ion icon.ion - 4DOS description file

empty icon.ion - Mascot data file

empty icon.ion - NewsLeecher description file

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ION file - Description file

What is ion file? How to open ion files?

File type specification:

Text file type icon Text file type

The ION file extension is very often used for description files. Description file contains plain text, which describes program installation. ION description file is similar to READ.ME, READ.1ST or README.TXT and other information files.

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 .ion 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 software applications associated to the .ion 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 ion file, edit ion file, convert ion file, view ion file, play ion file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in'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 ion files.

  • Open ion file
  • Edit ion file

Software that open ion file - Description file

Programs supporting the exension ion on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open ion file action.


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