What is a .SCU File And How To Open It – RIX Softworks

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .scu 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. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .scu file extension and how to open it.

What is a .SCU file?

The .SCU file extension stands for ColoRIX Bitmap Image. This file extension belongs to the developer RIX Softworks. The file has the binary format, and it is a raster related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .SCU file?

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

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

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .scu file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SCU 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 XnViewMP software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .SCU file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the XnViewMP software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: XnViewMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .SCU 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the XnViewMP 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 .SCU file on Linux

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

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

Step 2

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

Still cannot open the .SCU file?

If you are still unable to open the .SCU file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .SCU file.scut4 – Craft Edge, .scv – ScanVec, .scw – Score Writer Document, .scworld – Candy Rufus Games, .scx – 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 .SCU file with the XnViewMP program on Windows, XnViewMP program on Mac and XnViewMP software on Linux.