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Details of extension .real

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Gnome Desktop Data

The REAL file is a Gnome Desktop Data. Gnome is a desktop environment composed of free and open-source software that runs on Linux and BSD derivatives.
Category: Data files
Application: Gnome
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
.procps Gnome Desktop procps Data
.wrapper Gnome Desktop Wrapper Data
.gtp Gnome Theme Package
.gold Gnome Desktop Data
.tiny Gnome Desktop Tiny Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

.rel PLINK Text Relationship Matrix
.ral WinRail Layout Data
.reap WebReaper Profile
.eal Amazon Kindle End Actions Data
.rea NEK5000 Reafile

The .real filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

reap (1), ral (1), rel (1), rea (1), eal (1)

Can't open a .real file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.real

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 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android