ANS File

What are ANS files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an ANS file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is an ANS file?

ANS files have multiple uses, and ANSI Escape-Sequence Text is one of them. Read more about the others further down the page.

ANSI Escape-Sequence Text

These ANS files contain the sequences used in ANSI escape sequences. ANSI controls cursor location, color, font styling, and other options on video text terminals and emulators. They get used in the development, scientific, and commercial text-based applications. These sequences embed ASCII escape characters and bracket into the text code.

How to open ANS files

We have identified one ANS opener that is compatible with this specific type of ANS file.

Programs that open ANSI Escape-Sequence Text files

Last updated: November 14, 2022

More file formats using the ANS extension

Through our research of ANS files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • ANSYS Model Data

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of ANS files. Remember, different programs may use ANS files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
AN Expert EditorAN Expert EditorUser submitted
femm Applicationfemm ApplicationUser submitted
C_Browser ApplicationC_Browser ApplicationUser submitted
Seclore FileSecureSeclore FileSecureUser submitted
UntisUntisUser submitted
Delcam PAF WizardDelcam PAF WizardUser submitted
Art and Stitch - Quilting ApplicationArt and Stitch - Quilting ApplicationUser submitted
ANSI EmulatorANSI EmulatorUser submitted
SingularLogic Report ViewerSingularLogic Report ViewerUser submitted

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