A lan file extension is related to the Novell NetWare network operating system.

There are 2 other file types using
the LAN file extension!

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LAN file extension - Novell NetWare LAN driver

What is lan file? How to open lan files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

The lan file extension is associated with NetWare closed source network operating system, developed by Novell.

The .lan file stores drivers for LAN network adapters, or other LAN accessories installed in NetWare computer.

The default software associated to open lan file:

Novell NetWare icon

Novell, Inc. logoNovell NetWare  Microsoft MS-DOS software

Company or developer:
Novell, Inc.

NetWare is a network operating system developed by Novell, Inc. It was successes by Open Enterprise Server product in 2005. The latest version of NetWare is v6.5 Support Pack 7, which is identical to OES 2, NetWare Kernel.

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 .lan 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 .lan 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 lan file, edit lan file, convert lan file, view lan file, play lan file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with lan file - Novell NetWare LAN driver

Click on the software link for more information about Novell NetWare. Novell NetWare uses lan 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.).

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