EDITORCONFIG file format description

EDITORCONFIG file format

We made this page to help you understand how to work with EDITORCONFIG files. Here, you can find info on software that can handle these files. It includes simple programs for opening and converting them.

Learn about the EDITORCONFIG file and its functions here!

We also explain how to convert them into other types. It's simple and hassle-free. For opening or changing EDITORCONFIG files, this page offers all the tools you need.

#1 EditorConfig Settings Data

The EDITORCONFIG file is categorized under Configuration. It is associated with EditorConfig, serving as an EditorConfig Settings Data. EditorConfig helps maintain consistent coding styles for multiple developers working on the same project across various editors and IDEs. Visit the website of EditorConfig for a detailed description of the EDITORCONFIG format.

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EditorConfig Settings Data related extensions

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Windows can't open your EDITORCONFIG file?

When you try to open a file by double-clicking it, Windows looks at the file's name to figure out what to do. If Windows doesn't know the file type, it'll ask you to choose an app to open this EDITORCONFIG file.

To set the EDITORCONFIG file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. In the Default apps section, you will find various categories. They include Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate. For example, choose Photos for image files, or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the app you want is not listed, click on More apps to see more options. Or, click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set EDITORCONFIG file association. Many apps can open files. They don't need a specific file association to be set.

Handle EDITORCONFIG files with care

Exercise caution when handling EDITORCONFIG files from unknown sources. Files from certain sources can threaten your computer's security. They might contain malware, viruses, or harmful software. To minimize risks, avoid downloading or opening unfamiliar EDITORCONFIG files. Use trusted antivirus software to scan files from unknown sources before opening.

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