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Details of extension .nomedia

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

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Android No Media File .nomedia file icon

Android No Media File

NOMEDIA file is an Android No Media File. The .nomedia file is a blank file placed inside a folder. When the media scanner detects the .nomedia file, the media scanner does not scan that folder.
Detailed description not available
Category: Other files
Application: Android
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Can't open a .nomedia file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.nomedia

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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