What is a .SAMP File And How To Open It – Nintendo

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .samp extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. In this article we will explain what .samp file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .SAMP file?

The .SAMP file extension is from Nintendo ADPCM Sound Sample File. It was developed by Nintendo. The file is a game related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .SAMP file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .SAMP file on your operating system/device.

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

There are 4 simple steps to open the .samp file on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the Audacity software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Audacity.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SAMP 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 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 Audacity software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .SAMP file on Mac

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .SAMP 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: 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 Audacity software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .SAMP file on Linux

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

1. The first step is to download the Audacity software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Audacity software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .SAMP 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: 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 Audacity software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .SAMP file?

If you are still unable to open the .SAMP file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .SAMP file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .sample – Godot, .san – LucasArts, .sap – Atari, .sar – Sibelius, .sar – Commodore Business Machines. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

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