.256 File

.256 is Descent 2 Color Palette File

Key Features: .256 File Extension

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File Extension .256
Format Binary
Created by Interplay
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What is an .256 file?

The 256 file extension is associated with Formula One 2001 video game and used for one of its game files. Formula One 2001 was the first game for Sony PlayStation 2 video gaming console.

This 256 file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

A 256 file extension is related to the Formula One 2001 video game. A 256 file stores game data.

How to open:

You cannot open this file type manually, it is accessed by the game automatically.

How to convert:

These games files cannot be converted to anything else. However, sometimes modding.
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