.IPYNB File Extension

Interactive Python Notebook

The *.ipynb file extension is used for notebooks open with Jupyter Notebook formerly named IPython Notebook. The extension *.ipynb is from letters IPython Notebook developed as a Python command shell....

General Information

Title IPYNB File Extension
Extension .ipynb
Full Form Interactive Python Notebook
File Type Notebook Document
Developer Project Jupyter
MIME Type application/x-ipynb+json

File Function

Primary Function Interactive computing
Additional Functions Data visualization, Code sharing
Features Live code, Equations

File Characteristics

Quality Content dependent
Supports Layers Code, Markup
Supports Transparency N/A
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Data Analysis Yes
Machine Learning Yes
Educational Purposes Yes
Presentation Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Code execution
Best Practices Input validation, Output sanitization

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2014
File Format Evolution nbformat versions

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .py, .r, .md

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Jupyter Notebook Free Windows, Mac, Linux
Google Colab Free, Subscription Web-based
Microsoft Azure Notebooks Free, Subscription Web-based