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Details of extension .directory

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .directory file?
  • Which program can create the .directory file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .directory format?
  • What can convert .directory files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .directory extension?
KDE Desktop Folder View Properties .directory file icon

KDE Desktop Folder View Properties

DIRECTORY file is a KDE Desktop Folder View Properties. The KDE is a free software community dedicated to creating an open and user-friendly computing experience, offering an advanced graphical desktop, a wide variety of applications for communication, work, education and entertainment and a platform to easily build new applications upon.
Detailed description not available
Category: Other files
Application: KDE
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
KDE Desktop Link

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

Can't open a .directory file?

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

Windows can't open this file:


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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