INDEX file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .index file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .index file?
- What program do I need to open a .index file?
- How can the .index file be opened, edited or printed?
- How can I convert .index files to another format?
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3 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
✅ Index File
INDEX is a general index file extension.
✅ MySQL Binlog Index File
INDEX is a MySQL Binlog Index file. This file contains the names of all used binary log files.
✅ DICT Index File
INDEX file is a DICT Index File. DICT is a dictionary network protocol created by the DICT Development Group. The standard dictd server made by the DICT Development Group uses a special DICT file format. Dictionaries in the standard DICT file format are made up of two files, a .index file and a .dict file (or .dict.dz if compressed).
Other types of files may also use the .index file extension.
🚫 The .index file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
We found the following similar file extensions in our database:
🔴 Can't open a .index file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
Windows cannot open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...
If you don't know how to set the .index file association, check the FAQ.
🔴 Can I change the extension of files?
Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.
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