>> CHARSET file

CHARSET file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.charset - Mac OS X Character Set Data

The CHARSET data files are related to Mac OS X. CHARSET file is a Mac OS X Character Set Data. Mac OS X is Apple's operating system for its line of Macintosh computers.

Mac OS X
Data files
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Mac OS X Character Set Data related extensions:
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Sega Genesis ROM Image
Creative PlayCenter CDDB Database
Omnis Quartz Segment 9 Data
FLAMES Command File
Windows Search Crawl Data

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

Can't open a .charset 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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