.WIDGET File Extension

.WIDGET File Extension

File Type 1

Microsoft Windows Mobile Widget

Developer Microsoft
Popularity
3.9  |  30 Votes
Category Executable Files
Format Zip

What is a WIDGET file?

HTML-based widget used by Windows Mobile, an operating system for PDAs, digital phones, and other mobile devices; contains an archive of files in a compressed Zip format; may store .HTML, .XML, .CSS, and .JS files, as well as other Web-based files.

More Information

WIDGET files are used for deploying small programs for capabilities such as weather and news reports, maps, and games.

NOTE: WIDGET files are actually .ZIP files that have been renamed with the ".widget" extension. Therefore, you can unpack them by renaming the file extension to ".zip" and decompressing them using any Zip-compatible decompression utility.

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Programs that open WIDGET files

Updated July 15, 2010
File Type 2

Yahoo! Widget

Developer Yahoo!
Popularity
3.6  |  19 Votes
Category Executable Files
Format Zip

What is a WIDGET file?

Small program referred to as a "widget" that is run by the Yahoo! Widget Engine; formerly run within Konfabulator, which is now part of Yahoo!.

More Information

NOTE: Yahoo! Widgets has been discontinued and the website is no longer available. WIDGET files are saved in a .ZIP format and can be opened with any Zip decompression utility. Simply rename the file extension from ".widget" to ".zip" and extract the archive.

Programs that open WIDGET files

Windows
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Mac
Updated January 19, 2018
File Type 3

HybridJava Widget

Developer HybridServerPages Group
Popularity
3.0  |  6 Votes
Category Web Files
Format Text

What is a WIDGET file?

Widget created in HybridJava, a language that combines HTML and Java into a single syntax; contains a function that can be called from a .PAGE file; may include multiple "slots" that serve as different steps within the function.

More Information

HybridJava WIDGET files should be placed within the \widgets subdirectory on the Web server. HybridJava Compiler has been discontinued.

Programs that open WIDGET files

Windows
HybridJava Compiler
Text editor
Mac
HybridJava Compiler
Text editor
Linux
HybridJava Compiler
Text editor
Updated November 13, 2015

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