>> POOL file

POOL file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.pool - TeX Pool Data

The POOL data files are related to teTeX. POOL file is a TeX Pool Data. TeX is a typesetting system which was designed and mostly written by Donald Knuth in 1978.

Data files
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TeX Pool Data related extensions:
LaTeX Auxiliary Data
BibTeX Bibliographic Reference
BibTeX Document
BibTeX Document Style
TeX Font
LaTeX Font Definition Data

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

Can't open a .pool 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.

The .pool file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ool, pol, poo, poop

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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