Files with manifest extension usually stores metadata and other specific data. Used in many programs for Windows, generic file type.

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MANIFEST file extension - Manifest data

What is manifest file? How to open manifest files?

File type specification:

Text file type icon Text file type

File extension manifest is generally related to manifest files used on many platforms and programs.

A ,manifest file contains metadata and other specific data that define certain file, package or extension, such as source, destination, permissions and more. These files are usually in plain text format.

In Microsoft Windows, these files are tied to certain dll or exe files (Side-by-side assembly).

Updated: October 20, 2021

The default software associated to open manifest file:

Microsoft Windows icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

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.

Microsoft Visual Studio icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Visual Studio  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Visual Studio is an integrated development environment (IDE) used to create applications for Microsoft Windows, Windows Mobile, .NET Framework, Silverlight as well as dynamic websites and web applications. Visual Studio is available for Windows and Mac.

Help how to open:

You can view or edit .manfiest files in any text editors.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to other formats.

List of software applications associated to the .manifest 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 manifest file, edit manifest file, convert manifest file, view manifest file, play manifest 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 able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting manifest files.

Software that open manifest file - Manifest data

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

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