Details of the .ref file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .ref file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .ref file?
- What program do I need to open a .ref file?
- How can the .ref file be opened, edited or printed?
- Where can I find the specifications for .ref?
- Which MIME-type is associated with the .ref extension?
- How can I convert .ref files to another format?
- What are other, similar filename extensions to .ref?
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2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
Idrisi Raster Format Geographical Reference
REF file is an Idrisi Raster Format Geographical Reference. IDRISI is an integrated geographic information system (GIS) and remote sensing software developed by Clark Labs at Clark University for the analysis and display of digital geospatial information.
PLINK Long-format Reference Allele File
REF file is a PLINK Long-format Reference Allele File. PLINK is a free, open-source whole genome association analysis toolset, designed to perform a range of basic, large-scale analyses in a computationally efficient manner.
Other types of files may also use the .ref file extension.
The .ref 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 .ref 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:
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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 .ref 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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