A .save file extension is related to the Nano a text editing tool for Unix and Linux operating systems. A .save file stores temporary saved document.

There are 3 other file types using
the SAVE file extension!

empty icon.save - Doom 3 saved game [common]

empty icon.save - ANNO 2205 saved game

empty icon.save - Rocket League saved game

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Software that open save file

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SAVE file extension - Nano temporary saved data

What is save file? How to open save files?

File type specification:

Temporary file type icon Temporary file type

The save file extension is associated with the command line text editor Nano that is a part of various Unix and Unix-based operating systems.

The save file contains temporary saved text file. It is backup used to protect text document against system crashes. After the text is saved by user the temporary save file can be deleted.

The default software associated to open save file:

GNU Nano picture or screenshot

GNU Project logoGNU Nano  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
GNU Project

GNU Nano is command line text editor installed in various Unix and Unix-based operating systems.

Help how to open:

Use Nano to open .save temporary saved text files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .save 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 .save 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 save file, edit save file, convert save file, view save file, play save 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 able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting save files.

Software that open save file - Nano temporary saved data

Programs supporting the exension save on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about GNU Nano for open save file action.


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