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Details of extension .allow

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Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .allow file?
  • Which program can create the .allow file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .allow format?
  • What can convert .allow files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .allow extension?
TCP Wrapper Access List Data .allow file icon

TCP Wrapper Access List Data

ALLOW file is a TCP Wrapper Access List Data. A Linux TCP Wrapper is a host-based networking access control list (ACL) system and used to filter network access to Internet.
Detailed description not available
Category: Configuration files
Application: Linux
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Can't open a .allow file?

If you want to open a .allow file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .allow association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.allow

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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