A tip file extension is related to the Microsoft Windows operating system and other Windows apps. A tip file contains tip of the day.

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

empty icon.tip - Tru-Designer presentation file

empty icon.tip - TuneUp utilities icon package file

empty icon.tip - Taquart Interlace Picture format

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Software that open tip file

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TIP file extension - Windows tip of the day data

What is tip file? How to open tip files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

tip file icon: tip filetype icon

The tip file extension is used for files that contain startup tips that are opened in some previous versions of Microsoft Windows operating system, as well as other programs for Windows.

The default software associated to open tip file:

Microsoft Windows icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

A family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS.  MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Windows 10.

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 .tip 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 .tip 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 tip file, edit tip file, convert tip file, view tip file, play tip file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with tip file - Windows tip of the day data

Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Windows uses tip 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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