CONTOUR file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.contour - Contour Screenplay Document

The CONTOUR document files are related to Mariner Contour. The CONTOUR file is a Contour Screenplay Document. Contour is a story and structure development tool for Mac and Windows.

Mariner Contour
Document files
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Contour Screenplay Document related extensions:
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Naturally, other applications may also use the .contour file extension. Even harmful programs can create .contour files. Be especially cautious with .contour files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .contour 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 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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