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Details of extension .egg-info

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Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .egg-info file?
  • Which program can create the .egg-info file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .egg-info format?
  • What can convert .egg-info files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .egg-info extension?
Python Egg Metadata .egg-info file icon

Python Egg Metadata

EGG-INFO file is a Python Egg Metadata. A Python Egg is a logical structure embodying the release of a specific version of a Python project, comprising its code, resources, and metadata.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: Python
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Python Egg Package
Python Egg Link

Other types of files may also use the .egg-info file extension. If you have helpful information about .egg-info extension, write to us!

Can't open a .egg-info file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.egg-info

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