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CSON file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cson - CoffeeScript Object Notation

The CSON data files are related to CSON. CSON file is a CoffeeScript Object Notation. CoffeeScript is a programming language that transcompiles to JavaScript.

Application:
CSON
Category:
Data files
Mime-type:
application/json
Magic:
- / -
Aliases:
-
CoffeeScript Object Notation related extensions:
.udt
wyUpdate Update Details File
.wyc
wyUpdate Compressed Client Data
.iuc
wyUpdate Client Data
.ntfp
Nitro File Palette
.ntft
Nitro File Tiles
.nbfc
Nitro Basic File Character

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

Can't open a .cson 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.cson

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 .cson file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

con, csn, cso, csom, son

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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