What is a .RS File And How To Open It – Microsoft (Visual Guide)

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Have you came across a file with the .rs extension and you don’t know what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .rs file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .RS file?

The file extension .RS is from Windows Rating System File.The developer of this file extension is Microsoft. The format of this system related files is binary.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .rs file on 1 platform.

How to open a .RS file?

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

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

The .rs file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .RS 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: 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Microsoft Windows software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .RS file?

If you are still unable to open the .RS file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .RS file.rs – Rust Source Code File, .rs – Utilant, .rs – Sun Microsystems. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .RS file with the Microsoft Windows program on Windows.