.README File Extension

.README File Extension

File Type

Readme File

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What is a README file?

Text document referred to as a "readme file;" contains important information about the installation or usage a of certain software program or software update; may be included with a software installer or installed with an application.

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Programs that open README files

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Updated January 19, 2009

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