Files with nin file extension are used by BLAST database format.

Detailed description

Add comment

Bookmark & share this page with others:

NIN file extension - BLAST database

What is nin file? How to open nin files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The nin file extension is associated with the BLAST (Basic Local Alignment Search Tool), a command line tool used in biochemical research.

The nin file stores database created by BLAST and viewable in BLAST Report tool.

This nin file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

Help how to open:

Use BLAST Report to view *.nin files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .nin 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.

Previous file extension
NIMBLEGEN file extension > Various data file types

Next file extension
file extension NIR


Follow us!

Enter any file extension without dot (e.g. pdf)
Search for file extension details and associated application(s)

RSS feed