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SERVICE file extension

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

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.service file extension details

Systemd Service Unit

Systemd Service Unit .service file icon
SERVICE file is a Systemd Service Unit. Systemd is a suite of basic building blocks for a Linux system. It provides a system and service manager that runs as PID 1 and starts the rest of the system. Systemd provides aggressive parallelization capabilities, uses socket and D-Bus activation for starting services, offers on-demand starting of daemons, keeps track of processes using Linux control groups, maintains mount and automount points, and implements an elaborate transactional dependency-based service control logic.
SERVICE format description not yet available
Category: Other files
Application: Systemd
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
SERVICE aliases:
SERVICE related links:
SERVICE related extensions:
Systemd Service Timer Configuration

Systemd Unit Data

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

open .service file

Can't open a .service 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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To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

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.service 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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