File Extension Library

.RUN File Extension

  • Category: Executable Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .RUN files and how to open them?

Can't open .RUN 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 .RUN file.

What is a .RUN file extension?

.RUN file extension has been classified as Executable Files. The format of .RUN file is Binary

.RUN is Linux Executable File

Executable file typically used for Linux program installers; contains program data and instructions for making the installation; often used for distributing device drivers and software applications.

If you are having trouble executing a RUN file, the file likely does not have executable permissions. You can use the chmod command to add executable permissions (chmod +x and then run the file in a shell using the command ./

NOTE: Be careful when executing RUN files since they contain executable code.

List of all softwares that can open the Linux Executable File
File Type 2:

Rune Map File

Developer by: Human Head Studios Category: Game Files

Level map for Rune, a 3D action game that uses a third-person perspective and is based on Norse mythology and high fantasy; contains map information but does not include textures or music data.

Rune map files can be created and edited using RunEd, a map editor based on the UnrealEd editor for Unreal 3D.

List of all softwares that can open the Rune Map File
Human Head Studios Rune
Human Head Studios Rune
File Type 3:

Runscanner Scan File

Developer by: Runscanner Category: Text Files

Contains information collected in a system scan performed by Runscanner, a startup and hijack analyzer utility; lists running programs, autostart locations, drivers, services, and hijack points found during the scan.

RUN files can be shared among users (via e-mail, online forums, etc.) to help locate malicious processes. An expert can mark items in a RUN file that need to be fixed and send the edited RUN file back to the user.

How to fix problems with .RUN files

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