What is a .SERVICE File And How To Open It – Lennart Poettering and Kay Sievers

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Have you came across a file with the .service extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .service file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .SERVICE file?

The .SERVICE file extension comes from Systemd Service Unit File. The development of this file was done by Lennart Poettering and Kay Sievers. The file is a system related files.

What to know

There is currently 0 software that can open the .service file on 0 platforms.


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