A main file extension is related to the FileMaker, a relational database management program. A .main file contains dictionary data.

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MAIN file extension - FileMaker dictionary data

What is main file? How to open main files?

File type specification:

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The main file extension is associated with the FleMaker, a relational database management system for Microsoft Windows and macOS (OS X) operating systems.

The .main file stores dictionary data for FileMaker.

The default software associated to open main file:

FileMaker Pro for Windows icon

FileMaker, Inc. logoFileMaker Pro for Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
FileMaker, Inc.

FileMaker Pro for Windows is easy-to-use database software used to create and manage information databases.

FileMaker Pro for Mac icon

FileMaker, Inc. logoFileMaker Pro for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
FileMaker, Inc.

File Maker Pro for Mac is easy-to-use database tool used in business, government, and education to manage their information in databases.

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with main file - FileMaker dictionary data

Click on the software link(s) for more information. Suggested software applications use main file type for internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open main file actions.

Microsoft Windows:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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