File Extension Library

.FORTH File Extension

  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: Text

What are .FORTH files and how to open them?

Can't open .FORTH file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .FORTH file.

What is a .FORTH file extension?

.FORTH file extension has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .FORTH file is Text

.FORTH is Forth Language File

Code file for Forth programming language, which is supported by several different text editors for features such as syntax highlighting; contains Forth programming language similar to how .C files contain C or C++ source code; same file format as the .4TH file.

Forth language's format is based on data stack and RPN (Revers Polish Notation). A simple example of its format:

7 8 * 23 + .
79 ok

This format equals to 7 multiplied by 8 plus 23, with "." printing the result of the mathematical equation to the user terminal.

NOTE: To create a FORTH file simply rename the extension of your plain text file that contains the Forth source code.

List of all softwares that can open the Forth Language File
GNU Gforth
Kate Editor
Kate Editor
GNU Gforth
Kate Editor

How to fix problems with .FORTH files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .FORTH files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .FORTH file format
  2. You need to check the .FORTH file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)