The .pre file extension is related to and used for its preprocessor files.

There are 5 other file types using
the PRE file extension!

pre icon.pre - Freelance presentation

empty icon.pre - Nero WaveEditor preset file

empty icon.pre - Insight II dynamics scratch

empty icon.pre - Programmer's WorkBench settings

empty icon.pre - SonicWALL SGMS syslog

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PRE file extension - Preprocessor output file

What is pre file? How to open pre files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The PRE file extension is associated with the free multi-platform office suite. PRE file contains preprocessor output. PRE files are used in programming of

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 .pre 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.

Related links: file extensions used in source code

List of recommended software applications associated to the .pre 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 pre file, edit pre file, convert pre file, view pre file, play pre file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with pre file - Preprocessor output file

Click on the software link for more information about Apache OpenOffice ( Apache OpenOffice ( uses pre 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.).

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