.yml

File Type YAML Document IconYAML Document
File Format Standard
Usage Open manually; may be referenced by an application
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Description

Human-readable data format used for organizing data in a text file; stands for "YAML Ain't Markup Language;" may be used with JavaScript, Perl, PHP, Python, and Ruby programming languages; used by Ruby on Rails to connect to a database, typically named "database.yml"

Open With
Windows

IconMicrosoft Notepad

IconOther text editor

macOS

IconMacroMates TextMate

IconApple TextEdit

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Unix

IconVim

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Updated 2007
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