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What are SHN files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a SHN file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your SHN files.

What is a SHN file?

A .SHN file is a Shorten Lossless Compressed Audio file.

".SHN" (Shorten Lossless Compressed Audio Files) is a type of audio file that uses lossless compression to preserve sound quality while reducing the overall size of the file. It was invented by Tony Robinson, and is popular within the online audio community for sharing live concert recordings and other audio files.

The ".SHN" format is a lossless compression method designed specifically for professional audio production due to its ability to retain the original quality of audio recordings. Furthermore, it supports a large selection of sample rates and bit depths allowing it to be used in different types of audio projects.

How to open SHN files

We have identified four SHN openers that are compatible with this specific type of SHN file.

Programs that open Shorten Lossless Compressed Audio files

Last updated: January 24, 2024

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of SHN files. Remember, different programs may use SHN files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Any Video ConverterAny Video ConverterVerified
MixPadMixPadUser submitted
WavePadWavePadUser submitted
GOM PlayerGOM PlayerUser submitted
Windows Media PlayerWindows Media PlayerUser submitted
Express ScribeExpress ScribeUser submitted
VideoPad Video-EditorVideoPad Video-EditorUser submitted
JRiver Media CenterJRiver Media CenterUser submitted
WinScopeWinScopeUser submitted
KMPlayerKMPlayerUser submitted

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