What is a .SND File And How To Open It – Apple

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .snd extension, but you have never seen this extension before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .snd file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .SND file?

The file extension .SND comes from Macintosh Sound Resource. The development of this file was done by Apple. The file is a audio related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .SND file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Apple QuickTime Player software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SND 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Apple QuickTime Player 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 .SND file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Apple QuickTime Player software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .SND 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Apple QuickTime Player software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .SND file?

If you are still unable to open the .SND file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .SND file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .snd – Sound File, .snd – Elecbyte. 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 .SND file with the Apple QuickTime Player program on Windows and Apple QuickTime Player program on Mac.