DEV File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a DEV file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .DEV files.

What is a DEV file?

A .DEV file is a Bloodshed Dev-C++ project file. Through our analysis of DEV files, we know that one use of the format is Bloodshed Dev-C++ project. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open DEV files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension DEV for different purposes.

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

Suggest another file format using extension DEV

While we know of one file format using the .DEV file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .DEV file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Dev-C++Dev-C++User submitted
CodeBlocksCodeBlocksUser submitted
wxDev-C++wxDev-C++User submitted
HALCONHALCONUser submitted
wx-devcppwx-devcppUser submitted
Code::BlocksCode::BlocksUser submitted
Quick DevisQuick DevisUser submitted
Bloodshed Dev-C++Bloodshed Dev-C++User submitted
wxDev-C++ Web-based InstallerwxDev-C++ Web-based InstallerUser submitted
DeviceEditor ApplicationDeviceEditor ApplicationUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with DEV-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with DEV-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!