File Extension Database

Open CONFIG File

To open CONFIG file you need to find an application which works with that kind of file. CONFIG file extension is used by operating systems to recognize files with content of type CONFIG. Here is some information which will get you started.

How to Open CONFIG file

  • To see if you have an application which supports CONFIG file format you need to double click on the file.
  • This will either open it with matching application or Windows operating system will suggest you to look for an application for file extension CONFIG either on web or on local computer.
  • If there is no application on your computer which can open CONFIG files you need to search on the internet which application can open CONFIG files.

What is CONFIG File?

File extensions help computers locate correct application for specific files. Operating systems will not look into the content of the files to be opened, but instead, it will immediately locate the file extension of the file and locate for associated application that can open CONFIG files. This helps the computer to organize its functions and work much faster. Most operating systems (Windows) require the use of file extensions, but others do not (Unix).

These file extensions are also beneficial for us. By simply looking at the filename, we can determine what type of information is stored to that and what applications can open these files. Have you noticed that when your computer acquires an unknown file, it will ask your permission to look for associated program to open it or look for these programs over the Internet? Yes! These file extensions make the work of the computer easy. Once there is no application associated with the file, then the computer will immediately ask the users assistance to help look for the source files.

CONFIG File Applications

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Typical CONFIG application file locations:

  • "g:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0\Common7\IDE\devenv.exe" /dde
  • c:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 9.0\Common7\IDE\devenv.exe /dde
  • "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 9.0\Common7\IDE\devenv.exe" /dde
  • "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 8\Common7\IDE\vsta.exe" /dde
  • c:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 9.0\Common7\IDE\vsta.exe /dde
  • "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 9.0\Common7\IDE\vsta.exe" /dde

Typical CONFIG mime types:

  • application/xml

Frequently used application names to open CONFIG files:

  • Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 9.0
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 8

Frequently associated Windows objects:

  • VisualStudio.config.10.0
  • VisualStudio.config.9.0
  • VSTA.config.8.0
  • VSTA.config.9.0

Open CONFIG File on Windows

Open CONFIG File on Mac OS

Open CONFIG File on Android

If you downloaded a CONFIG file on Android device you can open it by following steps below:

Open CONFIG File on iPhone or iPad

To open CONFIG File on iOS device follow steps below:

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