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CONTROL file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.control - HEC-HMS Control Specifications Data

The CONTROL data files are related to HEC-HMS. CONTROL file is a HEC-HMS Control Specifications Data. The Hydrologic Modeling System (HEC-HMS) is designed to simulate the complete hydrologic processes of dendritic watershed systems.

Application:
HEC-HMS
Category:
Data files
Mime-type:
application/octet-stream
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
HEC-HMS Control Specifications Data related extensions:
.basin
HEC-HMS Basin Model Settings
.met
HEC-HMS Meteorologic Model Data

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

Can't open a .control 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.control

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

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