File Extension Library

.RESJSON File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .RESJSON file?

.RESJSON file extension is created by Microsoft. .RESJSON has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .RESJSON file is Text.

.RESJSON is Windows JavaScript Resources File

Developer file used by Windows Metro style apps developed for Windows 8; saved in a JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) format and contains strings that are often used for localizing the app's user interface.

Developers often create different RESJSON files (e.g., resources.resjson) in folders named /en-US/, /fr-FR/, /ja-JP/, etc. Each resources.resjson file has strings localized for the particular language folder.

NOTE: Resources may also be saved using .RESW files if using the C# and C++ languages.

List of all softwares that can open the Windows JavaScript Resources File
Microsoft Visual Studio 2017

How to Open .RESJSON file on different platforms

Open .RESJSON File on Windows

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

Open .RESJSON File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .RESJSON 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 .RESJSON File on Linux

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

Open .RESJSON File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .RESJSON 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 .RESJSON 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 .RESJSON files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .RESJSON files

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