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Details of extension .guess

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .guess file?
  • Which program can create the .guess file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .guess format?
  • What can convert .guess files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .guess extension?
Autotools Triplet .guess file icon

Autotools Triplet

GUESS file is an Autotools Triplet. The GNU Build System (Autotools) is a suite of programming tools designed to assist in making source code packages portable to many Unix-like systems.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: GNU Build System
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Can't open a .guess file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.guess

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