What is .DESKTOP file extension?
.DESKTOP file extension is a known file type. This section tells you everything you need to know about this extension.
Data file that provides information about an item in a program's menu; specifies details such as the name, icon file, command to run, etc; used in Unix-based operating systems such as CentOS, Ubuntu, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
An example program that uses DESKTOP files is the GIMP cross-platform image editor.
You can see a list of software programs below that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.