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LUA file extension

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

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

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

✅ World of Warcraft Interface Configuration

LUA is a World of Warcraft Interface Configuration file. Lua is the scripting language used by World of Warcraft for Interface Customization.
Category: Game Data files
Application: Notepad
Mime-type: text/plain
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
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Configuration File

Initialization File

World of Warcraft Add-on TOC

✅ LUA Source Code

LUA file is a LUA Source Code. Lua is a light-weight, embeddable scripting language. Lua combines simple procedural syntax with data description constructs based on associative arrays and extensible semantics. Lua is dynamically typed, runs by interpreting bytecode for a register-based virtual machine.
Application: LUA
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
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CPB Data

LuaTeX Compiled LUA Script

LUA Binary

LUA Compiled Source Code

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

🚫 The .lua file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

la, luz, lu, lja, lau, pua, lux, lka, lia

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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🔴 Can't open a .lua 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 .lua 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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