.SQL File Extension
File TypeStructured 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. The file may contain statements for creating or modifying database structures, or may contain 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.