CONFIG File Type

- The quick facts

What are CONFIG files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a CONFIG 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 a CONFIG file?

CONFIG files have multiple uses, and AmiDock Configuration is one of them.

AmiDock Configuration File

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open CONFIG files

Important: Different programs may use files with the CONFIG file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your CONFIG file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different CONFIG openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: June 19, 2022

All known file formats using extension .CONFIG

While AmiDock Configuration File is a popular type of CONFIG-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .CONFIG extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Application Configuration File

Files that contain the .config file extension are used by the Microsoft NET framework and are created during application development. A variety of NET framework applications use the CONFIG files. These files contain the configuration information about the program that they correspond to, including the settings and preferences of the specific application.

The CONFIG files are developer files storing information about the associated application. These files are normally stored in a text-based format. The file name will normally reference the associated application. For example, a filename.exe executable program would usually have associated a filename.config configuration file.

CONFIG opener for Windows

We have identified 4 CONFIG openers that are compatible with this specific type of CONFIG file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Microsoft Web Platform ExtensionsMicrosoft Web Platform ExtensionsUser submitted
DelphiDelphiUser submitted
Edge Code CCEdge Code CCUser submitted
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Microsoft Windows Media PlayerMicrosoft Windows Media PlayerUser submitted
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