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Details of extension .ns

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

MongoDB Namespace File

NS file is a MongoDB Namespace File. MongoDB is an open-source document database, and the leading NoSQL database. Written in C++. A single database.ns file stores all meta-data for each database.
Category: Data files
Application: MongoDB
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
MongoDB Database
MongoDB JavaScript
netCDF Data .cdf file icon

netCDF Data

CDF file is a netCDF Data. NetCDF (Network Common Data Form) is a set of software libraries and self-describing, machine-independent data formats that support the creation, access, and sharing of array-oriented scientific data.
Category: Data files
Application: ncview
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-netcdf
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
nc3, nc4, ns
Related extensions:
ANDI/netCDF Chromatography Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

C64 Printfox/Pagefox Bitmap Image
GemStone Document
Haskell Source
Autodesk 3D Studio Max Script
Geopath NC File
NWChem Input File
MapleStory NX Package
NanoZip Compressed Archive

The .ns filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

gs (1), nz (1), nw (1), ms (1), hs (1), bs (1), sn (1), nx (1), nc (1), js (1)

Can't open a .ns file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.ns

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