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Details of extension .bash_profile

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Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .bash_profile file?
  • Which program can create the .bash_profile file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .bash_profile format?
  • What can convert .bash_profile files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .bash_profile extension?
Bash Interactive Login Shell .bash_profile file icon

Bash Interactive Login Shell

BASH_PROFILE file is a Bash Interactive Login Shell.
Detailed description not available
Category: Other files
Application: -
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Magic string (ASCII): -
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Can't open a .bash_profile file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.bash_profile

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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