The PROPERTIES file extension is related to the HSQLDB file stores configuration data.

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the PROPERTIES file extension!

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PROPERTIES file extension - HSQLDB configuration file

What is properties file? How to open properties files?

File type specification:

Configuration file type icon Configuration file type

The PROPERTIES file extension is associated with the HSQLDB (also known as HyperSQL DataBase) a relational database software written for JAVA run-time environment. The *.properties file stores configuration data for HSQLDB.

The default software associated to open properties file:

HSQLDB  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
hsql Development Group

HyperSQL DataBase is SQL relational database software written in Java. The product is currently being used as a database and persistence engine in many Open Source Software projects and even in commercial projects and products. In its current version it is extremely stable and reliable. It is best known for its small size, ability to execute completely in memory, its flexibility and speed.

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

Settings file type for software that use properties file - HSQLDB configuration file

Programs supporting the exension properties on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about HSQLDB for settings properties file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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