How to open .desktop file format?

The probably reason why you are at this website is a problem with opening .desktop file. The full name of the file is Desktop Entry File. If the double-click on the file’s icon shows you a message that additional programs are needed to open the file, you’ll find the list of helpful programs in the bottom of the page.

.desktop file extension (Desktop Entry File)

Category Developer/Producer File description Popularity
Misc Files N/A Desktop Entry File
Programs using this file extension: .desktop
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