What is a .SRM File And How To Open It (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .srm extension. It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .srm file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .SRM file?

The .SRM file extension stands for Super Nintendo ROM Save File. The file is a game related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .SRM file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Snes9x software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SRM 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 right click on your file and choose “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 Snes9x software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .SRM file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Snes9x software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is Snes9x.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .SRM 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 Snes9x software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .SRM file on Linux

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Snes9x software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .SRM 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: 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 Snes9x software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .SRM file?

If you cannot open the .SRM file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .SRM file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .srr – ReScene, .srs – Microsoft, .srt – SubRip Subtitle File, .srt0 – Wii Texture Animation File, .srw – Samsung. 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 .SRM file with the Snes9x program on Windows, Snes9x program on Mac and Snes9x software on Linux.