What is a .SMA File And How To Open It – MakeMusic (Easy Guide)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .sma extension. It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .sma file extension and how to open it.

What is a .SMA file?

The file extension .SMA comes from SmartMusic Accompaniment File. The developer of this file extension is MakeMusic. The file is a audio related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .SMA file?

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

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

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SMA 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 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 MakeMusic SmartMusic 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 .SMA file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the MakeMusic SmartMusic software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is MakeMusic SmartMusic.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .SMA 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 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 MakeMusic SmartMusic software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .SMA file?

If you are still unable to open the .SMA file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .SMA file.sma – AMX Mod Plugin Source File, .sma – Intergraph. 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 .SMA file with the MakeMusic SmartMusic program on Windows and MakeMusic SmartMusic program on Mac.