A manifest file extension is associated with various software. A manifest file stores metadata and other specific data.

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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

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

The 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).

The default software associated to manifest file type:

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 MANIFEST files:

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

How to convert file with extension MANIFEST:

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

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux 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 File-Extensions.org'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 manifest files.

  • Open manifest file
  • Edit manifest file
  • Create manifest file
  • Others manifest file

Software that open manifest file - Manifest data

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open manifest file action.

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