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BAS, BASIC Source Code File (.bas)
The BAS Developer file format
Source code that is written in the BASIC programming language are typically saved in a text file using the BAS extension. Even though BASIC was developed in the mid-1960s, there are still program that can read and edit BAS files.
Technical details of BAS files
BAS files contain code in the Beginner's All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code (BASIC) programming language. This language was developed and introduced for non-scientists to be able to manipulate computers. The code in the BAS file is saved in a plain text format.
More information about the BAS file format
|Associated programs||BBC BASIC for Windows (Windows)
Blitz Research BlitzMax (Windows, Mac & Linux)
Microsoft Visual Studio (Windows)
SoftMaker Office (Windows)
True BASIC (Windows)
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