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.EXAMPLE File Extension

File TypeExample Configuration File

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CategorySettings Files

What is an EXAMPLE file?

Configuration file used by various programs; often uses a compound file extension such as ".conf.example;" provides a template, or example, configuration file that can be altered to include specific settings.

More Information

An example software application that uses EXAMPLE files is Splunk, an IT data collection and analysis program. For many configuration files, it provides a ".conf.example" file that provides a real-world example of the file's usage.

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Programs that open EXAMPLE files
Updated 5/6/2013

About EXAMPLE Files

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