How to open ROS files

Did your computer fail to open a ROS file? We explain what ROS files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your ROS files.

What is a ROS file?

The ROS file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the ROS file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the ROS file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about ROS files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

Generic ROS

These apps are known to open certain types of ROS files. Since many different programs may use ROS files for different purposes, you may need to try a few of the apps to open your specific ROS file.

Any Video Converter FreeAny Video Converter FreeUser submitted
ChemDoodleChemDoodleUser submitted
3D Viewer3D ViewerUser submitted
BARO_USER_ViewerBARO_USER_ViewerUser submitted
SmartRosterSmartRosterUser submitted
Contract Image ViewerContract Image ViewerUser submitted

Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not verified any programs that we know for certain can work with ROS-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any online services that we know for certain can work with ROS-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!