SQL file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .sql file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .sql file?
- What program do I need to open a .sql file?
- How can the .sql file be opened, edited or printed?
- How can I convert .sql files to another format?
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2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
✅ SQL Script
The SQL file is an SQL Script. It is a text file that contains SQL queries. Structured Query Language (SQL) is a simple database manipulation language.
✅ FidoNet Squish Lastread Storage
The SQL file is a FidoNet Squish Lastread Storage. FidoNet is a worldwide computer network that is used for communication between bulletin board systems (BBSes). FidoNet Squish is a mail tossing application and mail storage format.
Other types of files may also use the .sql file extension.
🚫 The .sql 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?
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🔴 Can't open a .sql 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 .sql 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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