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Details of extension .zone

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

ISC Bind Zone Data

ZONE file is an ISC Bind Zone Data. The Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND) is a popular Domain Name System (DNS) implementation from Internet Systems Consortium (ISC). A DNS zone file is a text file that describes a DNS zone.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: Bind
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Microsoft OneNote Document
Verity Collection Building Custom Zone
OmniPage Zone Template

The .zone filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

one (1), zon (1), zne (1), zoe (1)

Can't open a .zone file?

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

Windows can't open this file:


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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