LIST File Type

- The quick facts

What are LIST files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a LIST 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 LIST file?

LIST files have multiple uses, and APT List is one of them.

APT List 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 LIST files

Important: Different programs may use files with the LIST file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your LIST 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 LIST openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: April 4, 2022

All known file formats using extension .LIST

While APT List File is a popular type of LIST-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .LIST extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Microsoft Entourage Recipient List

Microsoft Entourage was an email client and personal information manager developed by Microsoft for Apple Machintosh computers. It enabled Mac users to use the Microsoft Exchange mail server even when running a non-Windows PC.

The LIST files that are used by Entourage contain a list of the individuals who a user has sent email messages to. This allows the users to keep a record of all of their email contacts.

Entourage has been discontinued, with the last release being from 2008.

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

More file formats using the LIST extension

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

  • JAR Index File

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

JEOL NMR SoftwareJEOL NMR SoftwareUser submitted
iTunesiTunesUser submitted
Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft OfficeUser submitted
Notepad++Notepad++User submitted
Free StudioFree StudioUser submitted
DELTADELTAUser submitted
RJ TextEdRJ TextEdUser submitted
The WordThe WordUser submitted
EditPlusEditPlusUser submitted
Optimal Shopping List MakerOptimal Shopping List MakerUser submitted

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