How to open 296 files

Did your computer fail to open a 296 file? We explain what 296 files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your 296 files.

What is a 296 file?

The 296 file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the 296 file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the 296 file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about 296 files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

Generic 296

These apps are known to open certain types of 296 files. Since many different programs may use 296 files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific 296 file.

Pro/ENGINEERPro/ENGINEERUser submitted
Creo Elements/ProCreo Elements/ProUser submitted
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Multi-Edit - The Programmers EditorMulti-Edit - The Programmers EditorUser submitted
Startup TOOLSStartup TOOLSUser submitted
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Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

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