What is a .RS File And How To Open It – Sun Microsystems

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .rs extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .rs file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .RS file?

The .RS file extension stands for Sun Raster Graphic. The developer of this file extension is Sun Microsystems. This file belongs to the binary format and it is a raster related file.

What to know

There are currently 3 software that can open the .rs file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .RS file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the GIMP software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use XnViewMP and GIMP software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .RS file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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 GIMP software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .RS file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .rs file on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the GIMP software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is XnViewMP, Lemkesoft GraphicConverter and GIMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .RS file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: 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 GIMP software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .RS file on Linux

To open the .rs file on Linux, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the GIMP software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is XnViewMP and GIMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .RS file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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 GIMP 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 .RS file?

If you cannot open the .RS file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .RS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .rs – Rust Source Code File, .rs – Utilant, .rs – Microsoft. 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 .RS file with the GIMP, XnViewMP programs on Windows, GIMP, XnViewMP, Lemkesoft GraphicConverter programs on Mac and GIMP, XnViewMP software on Linux.