.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 Taiwan and are often used by Windows 10. Google Chrome is the predominant internet browser used by this population.

Associated Developers and Software

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

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Top User Operating Systems

Windows 7 Windows 10 Windows 8.1 Windows XP

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