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.MAKEFILE File Extension

File TypeMakefile

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CategoryDeveloper Files

What is a MAKEFILE file?

File used by the Make utility, a tool designed to execute a MAKEFILE to build libraries and programs; contains a list of commands that direct the shell it's running; its commands are shell-specific, not universal; helps the user build and manage projects.

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Programs that open MAKEFILE files

Updated 10/21/2019

About MAKEFILE Files

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