.JIS File Extension

Japanese Industry Standard Text

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What is a JIS file?

A JIS file is a text file that contains characters encoded with Japanese Industry Standards (JIS) encoding. It may be encoded with one of several JIS coded character sets, which includes JIS X 0201, 0202, 0212, and 0213, but is most commonly encoded in the JIS X 0208 kanji character set.

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JWPce is a Japanese text editor and dictionary application that can open JIS files. It is only available for Windows.

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Programs that open JIS files


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