What is a .TSCN File And How To Open It – Godot (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .tscn 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. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .tscn file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .TSCN file?

The .TSCN file extension is from Godot Engine Text Scene File. This file extension belongs to the developer Godot. The format of this development related file is text.

What to know

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

How to open a .TSCN file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .TSCN file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Godot Engine software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is Godot Engine.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .TSCN 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: 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 Godot Engine 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 .TSCN file on Mac

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

1. The first step is to download the Godot Engine software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is Godot Engine.

Step 2

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

How to open a .TSCN file on Linux

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

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .TSCN 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 Godot Engine software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .TSCN file?

If you are still unable to open the .TSCN file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .TSCN file.tscproj – TechSmith, .tsf – Golden Software, .tsi – Native Instruments, .tsk – Pocket PC Skin, .tsk – Ucamco. 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 .TSCN file with the Godot Engine program on Windows, Godot Engine program on Mac and Godot Engine software on Linux.