Files with ns file extension are associated with the netCDF data format.

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

empty icon.ns - NSwin project

empty icon.ns - MongoDB namespace data

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Software that open ns file

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NS file extension - netCDF data

What is ns file? How to open ns files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The ns file extension is related to the netCDF (Network Common Data Form), a set of tools used to create, access, share array-oriented scientific data.

The ns file contains some kind of data used by netCDF.

The default software associated to open ns file:

netCDF picture or screenshot

Unidata Program Center logonetCDF  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Unidata Program Center

netCDF is a set of interfaces and C, C++, Fortran, Java  libraries for array-oriented data access. The netCDF libraries support a machine-independent format for representing scientific data.

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 .ns 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 .ns 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 ns file, edit ns file, convert ns file, view ns file, play ns file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with ns file - netCDF data

Click on the software link for more information about netCDF. netCDF uses ns 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.).

Microsoft Windows:

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