.BROWSER File Extension

File Type:
ASP.NET Browser Definition File

Having trouble opening .browser extension? Don't panic! This page explains what browser files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open browser files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a BROWSER file?

Browser file extension has ASP.NET Browser Definition file type, developed by Microsoft, which is associated with the "web files" category.

ASP.NET Web applications need these files in order to operate properly. Files with this extension contain definitions for Web browsers (capabilities, settings, browser type, etc.). By reading .BROWSER files ASP.NET understands what type of browser is active and depending on that what web content must be displayed. 


To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

browser file icon
File Type:
ASP.NET Browser Definition File
Web Files

How to open BROWSER file?

Double click the browser file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .browser extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the browser extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

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This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the browser file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open BROWSER files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the browser file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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