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.
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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
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?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Orbit GIS Object List
- Windows Group Policy File
- Poop Ransomware Encrypted Data
- InnovMetric Polyworks Modeler 3D Model
- AscToHTM Policy Data
- Aion Online Game Data
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