Information about the .info (info) file type

This is one of four possibilities that we have on file for the .info file extension, follow this link to view all four possibilities.

Below is all the information we have available on file about the .info (info) file type.

Texinfo formatted document file.

A .info file is a GNU Texinfo file formatted so that the Info documentation reading program can operate on it. Info files are divided into sections known as nodes each of which contains the discussion on a single topic. Each node has a name and contains both text for the user and references to other nodes. The Info program displays one node at a time, allowing the user to browse between nodes.

The following link provides further information related to the .info file extension:

Where this is available we would like to include file format information on .info files, as well as information on how to view or open files of type .info. If you know of any information which we have missed then please let us know.