File Extension Library


.ROLE File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft Corporation
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .ROLE file?

.ROLE file extension is created by Microsoft Corporation. .ROLE has been classified as Various data Files.

.ROLE is Microsoft Visual Studio data

The role file extension is associated with the Microsoft Visual Studio, an integrated development tool for Microsoft Windows operating system that allows users to create programs for Windows and web.

The .role file stores some kind of data used by Visual Studio.


How to open:

Probably not meant to be accessed by the user.

How to convert:

Probably cannot be converted to anything else.

How to Open .ROLE file on different platforms

Open .ROLE File on Windows

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

Open .ROLE File on Mac

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

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

Open .ROLE File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .ROLE files

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