SHN File

What are SHN files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a SHN file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a SHN file?

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

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open SHN files

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

Programs that open Shorten Lossless Compressed Audio files

Last updated: December 26, 2022

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
MplayerMplayerUser submitted
WavePadWavePadUser submitted
GOM PlayerGOM PlayerUser submitted
Microsoft Windows Media PlayerMicrosoft Windows Media PlayerUser submitted
Express ScribeExpress ScribeUser submitted
VideoPad Video EditorVideoPad Video EditorUser submitted
JRiver Media CenterJRiver Media CenterUser submitted
WinScopeWinScopeUser submitted

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