What is a .001 File And How To Open It – The Snes9x Team (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .001 extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .001 file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .001 file?

The .001 file extension stands for Snes9x Slot 2 Saved State. This file extension belongs to the developer The Snes9x Team. The format of this file is binary, and it is a game related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .001 file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .001 file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .001 file on various operating systems.

How to open a .001 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .001 file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Snes9x software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Snes9x.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .001 file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Snes9x software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .001 file on Mac

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .001 file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Snes9x software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Snes9x.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .001 file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Snes9x software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .001 file on Linux

There are 4 simple steps to open the .001 file on Linux.

1. In the first step you need to download the Snes9x software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is Snes9x.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .001 file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Snes9x software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .001 file?

If you are still unable to open the .001 file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .001 file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .001 – Split Archive File, .001 – Symantec, .001 – Clickteam. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .001 file with the Snes9x program on Windows, Snes9x program on Mac and Snes9x software on Linux.