What is a JSON file?
Updated: Jun 28, 2020
. If you use Windows, you can open your JSON files with the help of Notepad or any other type of text editor to view your contents. Simply right click on the file which you want to open and then choose Open With from the drop-down menu. Click on Notepad on the sub menu or click Browse if Notepad is not listed to open and view JSON files. You may also use Word Pad or Altova XMLSpy to open these files. . If you are using Mac OS you can open JSON files with the help of Apple Text Editor or other compatible text editor which will allow you to view your content. You can also use Bare Bones Text Wrangler Editor which is a combination of text and HTML Editor designed for Mac PCs or Mac Vim designed by Mac OS. . If you are using Linux you can open and view JSON files with the help of Vim, which is a highly configurable text editor, or you can use another editor such as Pico or GNU Emacs.