README file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .readme file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .readme file?
- What program do I need to open a .readme file?
- How can the .readme file be opened, edited or printed?
- How can I convert .readme files to another format?
Table of Contents
- ✅ Readme Document
- 🔄 .readme file converters
- 🚫 .readme file related errors
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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
✅ Readme Document
README file is a Readme Document. A README is a text file that introduces and explains a project.
Other types of files may also use the .readme file extension.
🔴 Can't open a .readme 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 .readme 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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