File Extension Library


.NS5 File Extension

  • Developer by: IBM
  • Category: Database Files

What is an .NS5 file?

.NS5 file extension is created by IBM. .NS5 has been classified as Database Files.

.NS5 is IBM Lotus Notes database

The ns5 file extension is associated with the Lotus Notes, a collaborative client-server software platform from IBM for Microsoft Windows, Mac and Linux.

The ns5 file stores database from IBM Notes version 5.


How to open:

You cannot open this file type manually, it is accessed by the software automatically.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

How to Open .NS5 file on different platforms

Open .NS5 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .NS5
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .NS5 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .NS5 files" Press "Ok"

Open .NS5 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .NS5 file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .NS5 File on Linux

Right click on the .NS5 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .NS5 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .NS5 file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .NS5 File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .NS5 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .NS5 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .NS5 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .NS5 file format
  2. You need to check the .NS5 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)