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Informations about the RIS filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .ris filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .ris file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

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.ris - Research Information Systems Citation

The RIS file is a Document file, which is connected to the Research Information Systems Citation according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the Research Information Systems Citation (.ris) files can be opened or converted with the help of EndNote.

Format description:
RIS format
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
Related extensions:
EndNote Filter Data
EndNote Library Data
EndNote X Compressed Library Data
EndNote Preferences
EndNote Saved Search
EndNote Style

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .ris file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .ris extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .ris files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .ris file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .ris file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .ris file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .ris file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .ris extension

The .ris filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .ris files.

dis, rus, ros, rix, ric, is, gis, eis, tis, rsi, rjs, riw, ri, irs, fis

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .ris file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .ris extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

DKBTrace Scene
Acronis True Image Script
ColorRIX VGA Paint Image
Modula-3 Intermediate Assembly File
MSC Patran Displacement Results
Lucene Term Infos

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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