.PROP File Extension

Properties File

This article explores available formats of the PROP file extension and different ways to open and use them. The PROP file extension can be found in Android operating systems. The "build.prop" file con...

General Information

Title .PROP File Extension
Extension .prop
Full Form Properties File
File Type Configuration File
Developer N/A
MIME Type text/plain

File Function

Primary Function Store properties
Additional Functions Configuration settings
Features Key-value pairs, Readable text

File Characteristics

Quality Text based
Supports Layers N/A
Supports Transparency N/A
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Application Configuration Yes
Data Storing Yes
Localization Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Sensitive data exposure
Best Practices Encryption, Access control

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release N/A
Latest Version N/A

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .cfg, .ini, .conf, .xml

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Java Development Kit (JDK) Free, Commercial Windows, Mac, Linux
Text Editors Free Varies
Integrated Development Environments (IDEs) Free, Commercial Varies