A set of specifications that defines the way different types of data should be stored in computer systems for use by applications or the end user. This section is mainly for technical specifications of data formats. Although it tries to also be helpful and help you find relevant software for and examples of these data formats. Data Formats Computers.
- HDF (Data Formats)
- tar (Data Formats)
- ZIP (Data Formats)
- bzip2 (Data Formats)
- Audio format A file format for storing digital audio data on a computer system.
- Data type Constraint placed upon the interpretation of data in a type system.
- File format A standard way that information is encoded for storage in a computer file.
- Signal (electrical engineering) A function that "conveys information about the behavior or attributes of some phenomenon".
- Recording format A format for encoding data for storage on a storage medium.
- Container format (digital) A metafile format whose specification describes how different elements of data and metadata...
- Content format An encoded format for converting a specific type of data to displayable information.
- Video format An electronic medium for the recording, copying, playback, broadcasting, and display of moving...
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A searchable filename extension database. FileSuffix.com.
- Provides Sustainability of Digital Formats Planning for Library of Congress Collections www
Provides information about digital content formats from the viewpoint of maintaining sustainable and accessible archives. Sustainability of Digital Formats Planning for Library of Congress Collections.
- Resource UK National Archives PRONOM Technical Registry www
Resource for those requiring definitive information about the file formats, National Archives PRONOM Technical Registry, software products and other technical components required to support long-term access to electronic records. UK National Archives PRONOM Technical Registry.
- The DaubNET File Format Collection www
The full specifications of various file formats. DaubNET File Format Collection.
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Detailed file formats and data formats for programmers. Format. A large collection of programming resources with detailed information. Wotsit's Format.
- Contains File Formats Magic Database www
Contains information on main file formats as well as an FFID registry and a signature file permitting the identification of files from their contents. Formats Magic Database. Also contains tips on how to design new file formats. File Formats Magic Database.
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Searchable database of file extensions, File Extension, explaining what they are used for and which programs they are associated with. Uniblue File Extension.
- Searchable File-Extensions.org www
Searchable file extension list including descriptions and associated applications. File-Extensions.org.
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Names many file formats and their extensions. Almost Every File Format in the World.
- Developing Filerecon Project www
Developing a program to automatically identify files from their content. Project. Project news, FAQ, and download. [GPL] Filerecon Project.
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Searchable database of file extensions for data formats, FILExt, with information and notes on each. FILExt.
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Database of file extension information. What?!. Supports users comments and submissions. Includes discussion forum. Dot What?!.
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Database of file extensions with information about each file type. FileInfo.com.
- Contains Webopedia - Data Formats www
Contains information about many data formats. Webopedia - Data Formats.
- Open Musepack www
Open audio compression format also known as MPC or MPEGPlus/MP+. Musepack. Based on MPEG1 Layer-2/MP2 algorithms. Musepack.
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Detailed comparison of various audio compression algorithms including ASF, Audio Compression, RealAudio, MP3, Ogg Vorbis, MOV, and VQF. Study on Audio Compression.
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International consortium developing DNA barcoding for species identification. for the Barcode of Life. Browse case studies, submit or examine barcode data. Consortium for the Barcode of Life.
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Link any media to any object with QR Codes Tales of Things.
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Mirror of Roman Czyborra's work on character sets and encoding systems. Czyborra.com Mirror. In English and German. ScientificPublications.com: Czyborra.com Mirror.
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A review of the HTML authoring problems caused by some special characters which belong to MS Windows character set but not to ISO Latin 1. Windows characters in HTML. Includes technical details and substitution tables. In English and Finnish. MS Windows characters in HTML.
- Details BinaryEssence www
Details of coding schemes and data formats for file, BinaryEssence, image, audio and video data compression. BinaryEssence.
- How Converting Text Files Between Operating Systems www
How to transfer text files between Linux, Text Files Between Operating Systems, Macintosh, and Microsoft Windows operating systems, relating to line feed and carriage return characters. Converting Text Files Between Operating Systems.
- Online Zamzar www
Online file conversion, Zamzar, covering a wide range of different image, document, music, video and compression formats. Free for files up to 100MB, and premium services also available. Zamzar.
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Informatie over gegevensconversies en beschrijving van de dienstverlening hierin. Koorneef Data Migration Services.
- Conversie, Scamander Solutions www
Conversie, Solutions, migratie en toegang tot relevante gegevens via standaard middleware. Scamander Solutions.
- Alexa: Data Formats Computers
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Data Formats Computers
- DMOZ: Data Formats Computers
dmoz.org Directory: Data Formats Computers