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IDE-WAL file format description

Many people share .ide-wal files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .ide-wal file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .ide-wal files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ide-wal - SQLite 3 Database Write-Ahead Log

The IDE-WAL data files are related to SQLite. IDE-WAL file is an SQLite 3 Database Write-Ahead Log. SQLite is a software library that implements a self-contained, serverless, zero-configuration, transactional SQL database engine.

Data files
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SQLite 3 Database Write-Ahead Log related extensions:
SQLite Changes Data
SQLite 3 Database Shared Memory
SQLite Shared Memory Data
SQLite Quasi-persistent Data
SQLite Data

Naturally, other applications may also use the .ide-wal file extension. Even harmful programs can create .ide-wal files. Be especially cautious with .ide-wal files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .ide-wal file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following 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 one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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