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How to open .pid file extension?

File Type : UNIX Process ID File
Compatible with (WinXP,Vista,Win7,Win8 and Win10)

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What is .pid file extension?

.pid file extension is a known file type. This section of tells you everything you need to know about this extension.
Generic process log, data, or configuration file used on Unix-based systems; typically stores one or more process IDs, which uniquely identify a process in the operating system. An example use of a PID file is to log process IDs of a daemon that starts and stops periodically.
You can see a list of software programs here on 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.

Software that can be used to open .pid files:

  • Vim
  • Other Text Editor
Apple Mac OS X:
  • Apple TextEdit
  • Other Text Editor