What is a .SC4MODEL File And How To Open It – Electronic Arts (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .sc4model extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .sc4model file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .SC4MODEL file?

The .SC4MODEL file extension comes from SimCity 4 Model File. This file extension belongs to the developer Electronic Arts. The format of this file is binary, and it is a 3D images related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .sc4model file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .SC4MODEL file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .SC4MODEL file on various operating systems.

How to open a .SC4MODEL file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .sc4model file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Electronic Arts SimCity 4 software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SC4MODEL 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Electronic Arts SimCity 4 software that 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 .SC4MODEL file on Mac

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .sc4model file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Electronic Arts SimCity 4 software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .SC4MODEL 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “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 Electronic Arts SimCity 4 software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .SC4MODEL file?

If you cannot open the .SC4MODEL file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .SC4MODEL file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .sc5 – Chris Sawyer Productions, .sc6 – Chris Sawyer Productions, .sca – Symantec, .sca – Scala, .scacfg – Solutions Etcetera. 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 .SC4MODEL file with the Electronic Arts SimCity 4 program on Windows and Electronic Arts SimCity 4 program on Mac.