.KTS File Extension

Kotlin Script

General Information

Title Kotlin Script File
Extension .kts
Full Form Kotlin Script
File Type Script File
Developer JetBrains
MIME Type text/plain

File Function

Primary Function Script execution
Additional Functions Automation, Configuration
Features Concise syntax, Interoperable with Java

File Characteristics

Quality Readable, Maintainable
Supports Layers N/A
Supports Transparency N/A
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Gradle Build Scripts Yes
Android Development Yes
Server-Side Development Yes
Desktop Applications Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Script injection
Best Practices Regular updates, Code review

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2011
Latest Version Kotlin 1.7.0 (2022)

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .kt, .java, .groovy

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
IntelliJ IDEA Free, Paid Windows, Mac, Linux
Android Studio Free Windows, Mac, Linux
Visual Studio Code Free Windows, Mac, Linux
Eclipse Free Windows, Mac, Linux