.INI File Overview

File Extension: INI
File Type Description: Windows Initialization File
File Type Developer: Microsoft Corporation
Primary Associated Software: Notepad++
Primary Software Developer: Don Ho

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What is File Extension INI?

Don Ho developed the Windows Initialization File file type when the Notepad++ was initially released. Data from our web servers (annonymous users) show that INI files are most popular in China and are often used by Windows 10. Google Chrome is the predominant internet browser used by this population.

Associated Developers and Software

Notepad++ by Don Ho
Atom by GitHub, Inc.
Awave Studio by FMJ-Software
GetDiz by Outertech
Microsoft Windows by Microsoft Corporation
PSPad by Open Source
Sublime Text by Sublime HQ Pty Ltd
Finale by MakeMusic, Inc.

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Top User Operating Systems

Windows 7 Windows 10 Windows 8.1 Windows XP

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.XSLT Syncro Soft Data Files XSL Transformation File
.LYT Adminsoft Data Files Adminsoft Document Layout File
.ANS Open Source Text Files ANSI Text File
.BLG Microsoft Corporation Data Files Windows Binary Performance Log File
.LTR Sublime HQ Pty Ltd Text Files Letter Document

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