What is a .INFORM File And How To Open It – Graham Nelson (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .inform extension and you don’t know what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .inform file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .INFORM file?

The file extension .INFORM stands for Inform Project. This file extension belongs to the developer Graham Nelson. The file is a development related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .inform file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .INFORM file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .INFORM file on various operating systems.

How to open a .INFORM file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .inform file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Inform 7 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Inform 7 software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .INFORM file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Inform 7 software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .INFORM file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .inform file on Mac.

1. In the first step you need to download the Inform 7 software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Inform 7.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .INFORM file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Inform 7 software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .INFORM file on Linux

To open the .inform file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Inform 7 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Inform 7 software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .INFORM file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Inform 7 software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .INFORM file?

If you are still unable to open the .INFORM file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .INFORM file.ing – MasterCook Ingredients File, .ini – Windows Initialization File, .ini – MakeMusic, .injb – Adobe Systems, .ink – Mimio. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .INFORM file with the Inform 7 program on Windows, Inform 7 program on Mac and Inform 7 software on Linux.