A trashinfo file extension is related to the Linux operating system and used for storage metadata files.

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Software that open trashinfo file

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TRASHINFO file extension - Trash storage metadata

What is trashinfo file? How to open trashinfo files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The trashinfo file extension is used for trash storage metadata files in some, mostly Linux based OS.

The trashinfo file is used to recover deleted data in Linux operating system.

The default software associated to open trashinfo file:

Linux operating systems icon

Various Linux developers logoLinux operating systems  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
Various Linux developers

Linux is family of Unix-based operating systems. Linux kernel supports variety of devices such as desktop computers, smart phones, tablet computers, routers, video game consoles etc. Linux is also leading operating system for servers. Linux is available for free in many distributions on the Internet.

Popular distributions for desktops are Ubuntu, Fedora, openSUSE, Debian. For servers are variants of Red Hat, Xandros, Slackware, Debian, SUSE etc.

Operating system for smart phones called Android is also based on Linux. Nokia developed Linux based operating systems for smart phones called MeeGo and Maemo.

Unix icon

The Open Group logoUnix  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
The Open Group

A multi-tasking operating system for various platforms, the first version of UNIX was released in 1969. It is developed by AT&T as well as various commercial vendors, universities and non-profit organizations. Traditional Original Unix systems have characteristics of Version 7 Unix or UNIX System V. Unix Specification have Mac OS X, Mac OS X Server, Solaris, AIX, HP/UX, z/OS etc. Other systems, such as Linux and BSD are called Unix-like or Unix system-like.

Help how to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

There is probably no real way how you can convert this particular file type to anything else.

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Trash specification

List of software applications associated to the .trashinfo 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 trashinfo file, edit trashinfo file, convert trashinfo file, view trashinfo file, play trashinfo 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 trashinfo files.

Programs that can create trashinfo file - Trash storage metadata

Programs supporting the exension trashinfo on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for create trashinfo file action.


Main software associated with trashinfo file by default:
Linux operating systems small icon Linux operating systems
Unix small icon Unix
Other suggested software:
FreeBSD small icon FreeBSD
NetBSD small icon NetBSD

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