.CON File Extension

Electronic Arts
File Type:
Battlefield 1942 Configuration File

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

What is a CON file?

Con file extension has Battlefield 1942 Configuration file type, developed by Electronic Arts, which is associated with the "game files" category.

Battlefield 1942 is a first-person shooter game about World War II. It uses files with this extension as they store configuration data for the game along with the video settings as well as the input control settings. CON files are saved in a plain text format.

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

con file icon
Electronic Arts
File Type:
Battlefield 1942 Configuration File
Game Files

How to open CON file?

Double click the con 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 .con 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 con 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 con 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 CON 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 con file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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