File Extension Library

.README File Extension

  • Category: Text Files

What are .README files and how to open them?

Can't open .README 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 .README file.

What is a .README file extension?

.README file extension has been classified as Text Files.

.README is Readme File

Text document referred to as a "readme file;" contains important information about the installation or usage a of certain software program or software update; may be included with a software installer or installed with an application.

How to fix problems with .README files

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