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Details of extension .ris

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Research Information Systems Citation

RIS file is a Research Information Systems Citation. RIS is a standardized tag format developed by Research Information Systems, Incorporated to enable citation programs to exchange data.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: EndNote
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-research-info-systems
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .ris filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

dis (1), tis (1), rsi (1), rks (1), rix (1), ric (1), is (1), gis (1), eis (1), rus (1), ros (1), rjs (1), riw (1), ri (1), irs (1)

Can't open a .ris file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.ris

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

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