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Details of the .ris file extension

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

  • What is the .ris file?
  • What program do I need to open a .ris file?
  • How can the .ris file be opened, edited or printed?
  • Where can I find the specifications for .ris?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .ris extension?
  • How can I convert .ris files to another format?
  • What are other, similar filename extensions to .ris?

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.ris file extension details

Research Information Systems Citation

Research Information Systems Citation .ris file icon
RIS file is a Research Information Systems Citation. RIS is a standardized tag format developed by Research Information Systems, Incorporated to enable citation programs to exchange data.
Category: Document files
Application: EndNote
Mime-type: application/x-research-info-systems
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
RIS aliases:
RIS related links:
RIS related extensions:

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

.ris file extension error

The .ris file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

dis, rjs, gis, ros, tis, ri, irs, fis, ric, eis, rsi, riw, rix, is, rus

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

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MSC Patran Displacement Results
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Carlson SurvCADD GIS File
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Lucene Term Infos
BattleScribe Roster Editor Data
Lotus 1-2-3 Data File
Readme Text
MATLAB Fuzzy Logic Toolbox FIS File
open .ris file

Can't open a .ris 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 .ris file association, check the FAQ.

.ris file extension

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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