LIST file format description

Many people often share .list files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .list files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .list files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .list files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .list file format.

5 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.list - APT Package Resource List

The LIST configuration files are related to APT (Linux). The LIST file is an APT Package Resource List. The Advanced Packaging Tool, or APT, is a free user interface that works with core libraries to handle the installation and removal of software on the Debian GNU/Linux distribution and its variants.

Application:APT (Linux)
Category:Configuration files
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APT Package Resource List related extensions:

  • p9d Plane9 Configuration Data
  • tmap TI PowerLAN Configuration
  • vnc VNC Connection Data
  • brg ProjectWise User Settings
  • cw_ CorelDraw Workspace Description Data
  • dkm DynaComm Asynchronous Keyboard Mapping

.list - PLINK Genotype List File

The LIST data files are related to PLINK. The LIST file is a PLINK Genotype List File. PLINK is a free, open-source whole genome association analysis toolset, designed to perform a range of basic, large-scale analyses in a computationally efficient manner.

Category:Data files
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PLINK Genotype List File related extensions:

  • adjusted PLINK Basic Multiple-testing Corrections Data
  • bed PLINK Binary Biallelic Genotype Table
  • bim PLINK Extended MAP File
  • clst PLINK Cluster Membership File
  • cmh PLINK Cochran Mantel Haenszel 2x2xK Test Report
  • cmh2 PLINK Cochran Mantel Haenszel IxJxK Test Report

.list - BlindWrite List Data

The LIST data files are related to BlindWrite. The LIST file is a BlindWrite List Data. BlindWrite is a simple but effective burning tool for CDs and DVDs.

Category:Data files
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BlindWrite List Data related extensions:

  • b00 BlindWrite CD Image Segment
  • b5l BlindWrite 5 License Data
  • b6l BlindWrite License Data
  • bwa BlindWrite Physical Media Descriptor
  • bwi BlindWrite CD Image
  • bws BlindWrite Sub Channel Data

.list - Microsoft Entourage 2008 Recipient List

The LIST data files are related to Microsoft Entourage. The LIST file is a Microsoft Entourage 2008 Recipient List. Microsoft Entourage was an e-mail client and personal information manager developed by Microsoft for Mac OS 8.5 and higher. Entourage was replaced by Outlook for Macintosh in Microsoft Office for Mac 2011.

Application:Microsoft Entourage
Category:Data files
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Microsoft Entourage 2008 Recipient List related extensions:

  • saf Helix Stronghold Encrypted Data
  • pci1 PMC DCX-AT300 Motion Control Data
  • arcinfo ESRI ArcInfo Data
  • zcode Z-Suite Code
  • mdr ZX Spectrum Emulator Microdrive Cartridge Data
  • symcache Microsoft Windows Symbol Cache

.list - Geomview Object List Data

The LIST data files are related to Geomview. The LIST file is a Geomview Object List Data. Geomview is an interactive 3D viewing program for Unix.

Category:Data files
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Geomview Object List Data related extensions:

  • bbox Geomview Simple Bounding Box Data
  • bbp Geomview Bezier Bicubic Patches Data
  • bez Geomview Bezier Surface Data
  • comment Geomview Comment Object Data
  • discgrp Geomview Discrete Groups Data
  • group Geomview Group Data

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .list file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .list extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .list files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .list files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .list 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 an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .list file

To set the .list 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. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as 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 desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  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 .list file association. Many applications can open .list files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .list file extension is often given incorrectly

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ist, lis, lit, lst

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .list filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .list:

Operating systems

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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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