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 Extensions||User submitted|
|Edge Code CC||User submitted|
|progeCAD Professional||User submitted|
|Microsoft Windows Media Player||User submitted|
|Sakura Editor (Japanese)||User submitted|
|SingularLogic Report Viewer||User submitted|