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ANN file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.ann - Windows Help Annotations

ANN fil is a Microsoft Windows Help Annotations. Windows Help is a component of Windows that is accessible from various Windows programs.

.ann file format description:
ANN format
Application:
WinHelp
Category:
Data files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
Windows Help Annotations related links:
-
Windows Help Annotations related extensions:
.chq
Help Combined Full-text Search
.hlp
Windows Help File

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

Can't open a .ann 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:

example.ann

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.

The .ann file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

agn, anm, ang, an, ahn, nn, anh, anb, amn

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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