There are 4 other file types using
the JOB file extension!

job file icon.job - MetaCAM nest job file

job file icon.job - MicroSim PCBoard external ASCII job file

job file icon.job - Survey Pro job file

job file icon.job - Microsoft Systems Management Server job file

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JOB file extension - Microsoft Windows Task Scheduler task object

What is job file? How to open job files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

job file icon: job filetype icon

The job file extension is mainly related to Task Scheduler, a component of Microsoft Windows that provides the ability to schedule the launch of programs or scripts at pre-defined times or after specified time intervals.

It was first introduced in the Windows 95 Plus! pack as System Agent but was renamed to Task Scheduler in Windows 98.

Definitions and schedules are stored in binary *.job files.

The default software associated to job file type:

Task Scheduler icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Task Scheduler  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Task Scheduler for Microsoft Windows is used to perform routine tasks on a chosen computer. The Task Scheduler does this by monitoring whatever criteria you choose to initiate the tasks (referred to as triggers) and then executing the tasks when the criteria is met.

Microsoft Windows icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

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.

Help how to open JOB files:

Use Task Scheduler to open *.job task object files.

How to convert file with extension JOB:

As far as we know, this .job 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 .job file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open job file, edit job file, convert job file, view job file, play job file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the job files.

  • Open job file
  • Create job file
  • Others job file

Software that open job file - Microsoft Windows Task Scheduler task object

Click on the link to get more information about Task Scheduler for open job file action.

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