File Extension Library

.SQL File Extension

  • Category: Database Files
  • Format: Text

What are .SQL files and how to open them?

Can't open .SQL 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 .SQL file.

What is a .SQL file extension?

.SQL file extension has been classified as Database Files. The format of .SQL file is Text

.SQL is Structured Query Language Data File

A SQL file is a file written in SQL (Structured Query Language). It contains SQL code used to modify the contents of a relational database. SQL files may also contain statements for creating or modifying database structures, insertions, updates, deletions, and other SQL operations.

SQL files can be read by any SQL-compatible database program, including FileMaker, Microsoft Access, and MySQL. They can be edited using any text editor.

List of all softwares that can open the Structured Query Language Data File
File Viewer Plus
Richardson RazorSQL
Altova DatabaseSpy
Microsoft Notepad
Richardson RazorSQL
MalcolmHardie Solutions SQLEditor
MacroMates TextMate
Bare Bones BBEdit
Apple TextEdit
Richardson RazorSQL

How to fix problems with .SQL files

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