What is INC? What Opens a INC? File Format List from WhatIs.com

File Extension

INC File Format

Include file (Assembler language or Active Server)

INC is a file extension for a text file used with several programming languages. INC stands for INClude files. 

INC files can contain declarations, headers, functions, or other data, and would be referenced by a program’s source code. INC files can save time in programming as the same INC file can be referenced by multiple programs. INC files are used with many programming languages, such as C/C++, Java, Pascal, etc.


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This was last updated in August 2010
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