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INS file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .ins file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .ins file?
  • What program do I need to open a .ins file?
  • How can the .ins file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .ins files to another format?

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8 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ Microsoft Windows Internet Settings File

.ins
Microsoft Windows Internet Settings File .ins file icon
Description:
INS file is a Microsoft Windows Internet Settings File. The INS file is the mechanism that Internet Explorer Administration Kit 7 (IEAK 7) uses to configure computers for broadband or dial-up Internet access. At the end of Internet sign-up, the Internet service provider (ISP) sign-up server creates an .ins file that contains the specified Internet settings and returns the file to the computer. The Internet sign-up option is not available for the Windows Vista operating system.
Application: Microsoft Windows
Mime-type: application/x-internet-signup
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
INS aliases:
-
INS related links:
-
INS related extensions:
Configuration File

Initialization File

✅ Cakewalk Sonar Instrument Definition

.ins
Cakewalk Sonar Instrument Definition .ins file icon
Description:
INS file is a Cakewalk Sonar Instrument Definition. Cakewalk Sonar is a computer program made by Cakewalk for recording, editing, mixing, mastering and outputting music and other audio.
INS format description not yet available
Category: Audio files
Application: Cakewalk Sonar
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
INS aliases:
-
INS related links:
-
INS related extensions:
Cakewalk Sonar Project

Cakewalk Sonar Bundle

Cakewalk Sonar Picture Cache

Emagic EXS-24 Instrument

Cakewalk Bundle Data

Native Instruments Kontakt Library

Native Instruments Kontakt Multi Library

Defractor Instrument

Defractor 2 Instrument

Native Instruments Kontakt Settings

✅ Microsoft SMS Instructions

.ins
Microsoft SMS Instructions .ins file icon
Description:
INS file is a Microsoft Systems Management Server Instructions File. Microsoft's Systems Management Server is a comprehensive set of tools designed to aid system administrators in managing large scale deployments of Windows. SMS features an integrated centralized management scheme with support for heterogenious client environments.
INS format description not yet available
Category: Data files
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
INS aliases:
-
INS related links:
-
INS related extensions:
Microsoft SMS Offer File

Microsoft SMS Lookup File

Microsoft SMS Distribution Manager Package

Microsoft SMS Package

Microsoft SMS Collection Membership Update

Microsoft SMS NHM Data

Microsoft SMS Proposed Site Control Data

Microsoft SMS Previous Log Data

✅ EPSDisk Instrument File

.ins
EPSDisk Instrument File .ins file icon
Description:
INS file is an EPSDisk Instrument File. EPSDisk is a program for reading, writing and formatting EPS disks and images on PC. It extracts and writes individual files to DOS files.
INS format description not yet available
Category: Audio files
Application: EPSDisk
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
INS aliases:
-
INS related links:
-
INS related extensions:
Ensoniq ASR File

Ensoniq EPS Instrument File

✅ HSC-Tracker Instrument

.ins
HSC-Tracker Instrument .ins file icon
Description:
INS file is a HSC-Tracker Instrument. HSC-Tracker is a tracker for the MS-DOS operating system developed by Electronic Rats.
INS format description not yet available
Category: Audio files
Application: HSC-Tracker
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
INS aliases:
-
INS related links:
INS related extensions:
HSC-Tracker Song

✅ Atari 8-bit SFDN Compressed InterPainter Image

.ins
Atari 8-bit SFDN Compressed InterPainter Image .ins file icon
Description:
INS file is an Atari 8-bit SFDN Compressed InterPainter Image. The Atari 8-bit family is a series of 8-bit home computers introduced by Atari, Inc.
INS format description not yet available
Category: Graphic files
Application: Recoil
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
INS aliases:
-
INS related links:
-
INS related extensions:
Commodore Amiga Sliced HAM Image

Commodore Amiga TVPaint Image

Commodore Amiga TurboSilver Image

Atari Falcon Prism Paint Image

Commodore Amiga Continuous Bitmap Image

SAM Coupe Bitmap Image

ZX Spectrum Multicolor Image

ZX Spectrum MultiArtist Image

Commodore Amiga Multi-palette Image

NEC PC-98 XLD4 Image

✅ SHELX Instructions Data

.ins
SHELX Instructions Data .ins file icon
Description:
INS file is a SHELX Instructions Data. SHELX is a set of programs for crystal structure determination from single-crystal diffraction data.
INS format description not yet available
Category: Data files
Application: SHELX
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
INS aliases:
-
INS related links:
-
INS related extensions:
SHELX Chemical Model RES Data

✅ InstallShield Script

.ins
InstallShield Script .ins file icon
Description:
INS file is an InstallShield Script. InstallShield is a software tool for creating installers or software packages.
INS format description not yet available
Category: Data files
Application: InstallShield
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
INS aliases:
-
INS related links:
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INS related extensions:
Universal Installer Project

InstallShield Express File

InstallShield Setup Project

InstallShield Uninstall Information

InstallShield Log

Toolbook Package Definition

InstallShield Wizard Project

InstallShield Dialog

InstallShield Object Project

InstallShield Project

Other types of files may also use the .ins file extension.

🚫 The .ins file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ibs, igs, ihs, ijs, ims, in, inc, inq, inx, inz, is, isn, jns, kns, lns

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

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InstallShield Skin
Adobe InDesign Interchange
ASP Include File
Visual Navigation Suite Export Settings
iMMERSiON Group Abbreviation
JANIS XML Data

🔴 Can't open a .ins 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:

example.ins

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 .ins 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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