Open 286 file

Microsoft Windows 3.x used this suffix for virtual device driver files in standard mode

How to open 286 files?

286 file icon Have you had trouble opening the 286 file on your computer? What are 286 files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is 286 file?

A 286 file extension is associated with the Microsoft Windows 3.x operating environment. A 286 file stores virtual device driver.

Microsoft Windows 3.x used this suffix for virtual device driver files in standard mode description

The 286 file extension is used by Microsoft Windows 3.x a 16-bit operating environment for MS-DOS operating system, released in 1992.

The .286 file contains virtual device driver for Microsoft Windows standard mode.

Suggested software to open 286 file

Microsoft Windows 3.x

Popular operating system used in early 90s

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