What is a .UOS File And How To Open It (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .uos extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .uos file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .UOS file?

The .UOS file extension comes from Uniform Office Spreadsheet. This file belongs to the binary format and it is a spreadsheet related file.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .uos file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .UOS file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the LibreOffice software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: OpenOffice Calc and LibreOffice.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .UOS 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the LibreOffice software that 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 .UOS file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the LibreOffice software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: OpenOffice Calc and LibreOffice.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .UOS 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, 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 LibreOffice software 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 .UOS file on Linux

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

1. The first step is to download the LibreOffice software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is OpenOffice Calc and LibreOffice.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .UOS 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: 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 LibreOffice software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .UOS file?

If you cannot open the .UOS file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .UOS file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .uot – Uniform Office Document, .upd – Program Update Information, .update – EggCentric, .updatr – Nijikokun, .upf – Bentley Systems. 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 .UOS file with the LibreOffice, OpenOffice Calc programs on Windows, LibreOffice, OpenOffice Calc programs on Mac and LibreOffice, OpenOffice Calc software on Linux.