.CONFIG File Extension

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

What is a CONFIG file?

Config file extension has Configuration file type, which is associated with the "developer files" category.

Configuration information file is commonly used for saving plain text parameters, which specify settings that are required for running or building a program. Various software development programs may reference the file.

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

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Developer:
N/A
File Type:
Configuration File
Category:
Developer Files
Format:
Text

How to open CONFIG file?

Double click the config 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 .config 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 config 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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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the config 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 CONFIG 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 config file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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