An x50 file extension is related to the XTreeGold, a DOS file manager. An x50 file stores help data.

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X50 file extension - XTreeGold help data

What is x50 file? How to open x50 files?

File type specification:

Document file type icon Document file type

The x50 file extension is associated with XTreeGold, a file management tool for MS-DOS operating system.

The x50 files are used for help files.

Most likely some old format without support. No further information could be found.

This x50 file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

Updated: June 29, 2018

The default software associated to open x50 file:

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XTreeGold  Microsoft MS-DOS software

Company or developer:
Jeffrey C Johnson (XTree Company)

XTreeGold is a file manager for MS-DOS operating system released in 1985. It is very popular because contains benefit of requiring very little memory, essential at a time when less than 640kb of memory were available for programs to run. The last version was released in 1992. The XTree Company was acquired by Symantec the developer of rival file manager Norton Commander in 1995.

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 .x50 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 .x50 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 x50 file, edit x50 file, convert x50 file, view x50 file, play x50 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with x50 file - XTreeGold help data

Click on the software link for more information about XTreeGold. XTreeGold uses x50 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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