What is a .RESS File And How To Open It – Unity Technologies (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .ress extension and you don’t know what it is? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .ress file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .RESS file?

The .RESS file extension is Unity 3D Model Archive. The developer of this file extension is Unity Technologies. The file is a game related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .RESS file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .RESS file on various operating systems.

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

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .ress file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Unity Technologies Unity software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .RESS file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Unity Technologies Unity software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .RESS file on Mac

To open the .ress file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Unity Technologies Unity software. This software will be used for opening the file. You can also use Unity Technologies Unity software.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .RESS file

2. The second step is locating 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Unity Technologies Unity software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .RESS file on Linux

The .ress file can be opened in 4 steps on Linux.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .RESS file

2. The second step is locating 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Unity Technologies Unity software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .RESS file?

If you are still unable to open the .RESS file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .RESS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .resw – Microsoft, .resx – Microsoft, .ret – SAP, .rev – RARLAB, .rev – RunRev. 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 .RESS file with the Unity Technologies Unity program on Windows, Unity Technologies Unity program on Mac and Unity Technologies Unity software on Linux.