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JSON Frequenly Asked Questions

What is JSON file?

JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) is a format used to store structured data in JavaScript derived data format. JSON was designed by Douglas Crockford while his work in State Software. JSON at that time was designed to exchange application state information between web application and back-end server.

How can I view JSON file?

Use one of the JSON Editors in our Links section

Are JSON files binary?

No, JSON files are plain text. A binary form of JSON is called BSON (Binary JSON).

Can I convert JSON to other formats?

Yes, JSON could be converted to multiple compatible data formats including YAML, XML, BSON. It can also be converted to other structured data formats like CSV and Excel with data strucure changes.