What  program opens an .inf file?

Posted on 2000-02-12
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Last Modified: 2013-12-28
In my file types files with .inf extension do not open. Presently they are set to open with wordpad. I know that's wrong, but don't know what program to set it to open with. What program opens .inf files?
Question by:DeCordova

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revolws earned 200 total points
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A Inf is a ASCii file and you can open and edit with notepad normally.  They are normally provided by various hw/sw manufacters aqnd provide information used by the system in the setup of their various products.  Recommend you edit with care...  Good luck....

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Thanks, I understand now.

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