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Details of extension .cns

2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .cns file?
  • Which program can create the .cns file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .cns format?
  • What can convert .cns files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .cns extension?
Client Connection Manager Config .cns file icon

Client Connection Manager Config

CNS file is a Client Connection Manager exported config on Windows NT/2000 server.
Category: Configuration files
Application: Notepad
Program name: -
Mime-type: text/plain
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
General Configuration
Initialization File
Mugen Character States Data .cns file icon

Mugen Character States Data

CNS file is a Mugen Character States Data. Mugen is a freeware 2D fighting game engine designed by Elecbyte.
Detailed description not available
Category: Game Data files
Application: Mugen
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Mugen Character Commands Data
Mugen Character Definitions Data
Mugen Animation Data
Mugen Audio Data
Mugen Sprite Data

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Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .cns filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

cnc (1), cms (1), chs (1), sns (1), cbs (1), ncs (1), dns (1), cs (1), cnw (1), cne (1), cn (1), cjs (1), vns (1), cgs (1), ns (1)

Can't open a .cns file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.cns

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