File Extension LUA

.LUA File

File extension: LUA
File type: Source


Notes about the LUA file extension:



Incorrect file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your PC system. As such it is highly recommended to scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other unfavourable system settings to identify slowdown issues.

The LUA file type is primarily associated with 'Lua' by Tecgraf - Computer Graphics Technology Group. Lua is a powerful light-weight programming language designed for extending applications. Lua is also frequently used as a general-purpose, stand-alone language. Lua was designed and implemented at Tecgraf, a laboratory of the Department of Computer Science of PUC-Rio in Brazil, and is freely available. Lua means moon in Portuguese and is pronounced LOO-ah.

Detailed information for file extension LUA:


Primary association: Lua
Company: Tecgraf - Computer Graphics Technology Group
File classification: Source Code

Other applications associated with file type LUA:

  • Homeworld (Generic Lua File) by Sierra Entertainment, Inc.
  • Lua Player for PSP (Script) by InsertWittyNameLua for the PlayStation Portable is interpreted with Lua Player. Lua Player can run lua scripts and display them on the Sony PSP. Lus is an unofficial Sony PSP homebrew application; it requires firmware V1.5 or a custom firmware with a lua player to run. This association is classified as Source Code. Related links: Wikipedia Lua Player Page



Important: Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC. It is highly recommended that you scan your PC for invalid registry entries, unused processes and other slowdown issues.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .LUA

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: ft000003
EXEFile: %SystemRoot%\NOTEPAD.EXE %1

ProgramID: luafile
EXEFile: %SystemRoot%\system32\NOTEPAD.EXE


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