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Details of extension .jou

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

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

MSC Patran Journal .jou file icon

MSC Patran Journal

JOU file is a MSC Patran Journal. Patran is a widely used pre/post-processing software for Finite Element Analysis (FEA), providing solid modeling, meshing, analysis setup and post-processing for multiple solvers including MSC Nastran, Marc, Abaqus, LS-DYNA, ANSYS, and Pam-Crash.
Category: Data files
Application: MSC Patran
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
MSC Patran Device-dependent Hardcopy Output File
MSC Patran Element Result
MSC Patran Nodal Results
MSC Patran Displacement Results

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

ARCHLine v4 Drawing
JU Source Code
WinMount Archive
Trackjoy GUS Tracker Song
Numerical Electromagnetics Code Output
JO Audio File
CryENGINE Facial Editor Joystick Settings

The .jou filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

hou (4), ju (4), mou (3), nou (2), jo (1), joy (1)

Can't open a .jou file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.jou

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, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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