File Extension MAN

Information about MAN files and how to open them

The file extension MAN - Unix Manual is actually a fantastic and unique help manual that is typically utilized by the UNIX man utility. This is a program that is usually used to view special documents, and it houses data regarding the UNIX command and several other UNIX functions. This program is actually able to be viewed with the UNIX shell utilizing the man command, which is unheard of in previous incarnations of this file type. There are many user commands programmed into this file type as well. Library functions are easily accessible, and even it network and interfaces will work within this file format. It is a truly revolutionary piece of technology that is taking the UNIX world by storm at this time.

This help manual is often compressed using the GZ compression type within a GZ1 setting. This help manual can actually be used by typing MAN followed by the section page that you are trying to see. If you fail to supply the section that needs to be viewed, the file extension MAN - Unix Manual will assume that you need to see the first section, and that is what it will show. It needs to be mentioned that since MAN - Unix Manual is required to be stored in a regular text format, it can actually be created and edited using any standard text editing program that suits your unique needs. This gives you the flexibility that you need to work with all of your favorite programs without having to download separate editing environments to keep you afloat.

Make sure that you check out this UNIX help file in full before doing anything else. It is always a good idea to browse through each page of this help manual before you decide to use the program in question in full. This will allow you to beat your peers in terms of learning curve, helping you become an expert in the UNIX environment by doing what others should have done, which is read the help manual. It is easily accessible, quickly installed and can be viewed with a simple click of a mouse.

Product(s) that can open MAN file

Microsoft Notepad
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