Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .git

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .git file?
  • Which program can create the .git file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .git format?
  • What can convert .git files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .git extension?
Bioware Waypoint Instance Struct .git file icon

Bioware Waypoint Instance Struct

GIT file is a Bioware Waypoint Instance Struct. Waypoint instances are stored as Waypoint Structs within the a module's GIT files.
Detailed description not available
Category: Game Data files
Application: Neverwinter Nights
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Bioware Aurora Sound Set File
Bioware Game Data
Bioware Game Data Key
Bioware 2-Dimensional Array
Bioware Information File
Bioware Generic File Format
Bioware Encapsulated Resource File
Bioware Talk Table
Bioware Waypoint Blueprints
Git Repository Data .git file icon

Git Repository Data

GIT file is a Git Repository Data. Git is a distributed revision control system with an emphasis on speed, data integrity, and support for distributed, non-linear workflows.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: Git
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Git Ignore File
Git Bundle Archive
Git Attributes
Git Extension
Git Keep File
Git Submodule Properties Data
Git Options Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .git filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

gir (1), gig (1), vit (1), gi (1), rit (1), bit (1), it (1), hit (1), gti (1), got (1), gjt (1), gih (1), gif (1), tit (1), fit (1)

Can't open a .git file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.git

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