SNIPPET File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a SNIPPET file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .SNIPPET files.

What is a SNIPPET file?

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

While we do not yet describe the SNIPPET 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 SNIPPET 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!

How to open SNIPPET files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension SNIPPET for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 18 different SNIPPET openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Microsoft Web Platform ExtensionsMicrosoft Web Platform ExtensionsUser submitted
Stuffit ExpanderStuffit ExpanderUser submitted
Any Video Converter ProfessionalAny Video Converter ProfessionalUser submitted
Flash Movie PlayerFlash Movie PlayerUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
progeCAD Professional EnglishprogeCAD Professional EnglishUser submitted
TimetableTimetableUser submitted
TeraPadTeraPadUser submitted
Microsoft Visual Studio CTPMicrosoft Visual Studio CTPUser submitted
Legend - Legacy Of The DragonsLegend - Legacy Of The DragonsUser submitted
progeCADprogeCADUser submitted
Click & Create Stand Alone ApplicationClick & Create Stand Alone ApplicationUser submitted
PowerSEPowerSEUser submitted
PrimalScriptPrimalScriptUser submitted
TextEditTextEditUser submitted
Microsoft Visual C# ExpressMicrosoft Visual C# ExpressUser submitted
Any Video Converter FreeAny Video Converter FreeUser submitted
SingularLogic Report ViewerSingularLogic Report 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 yet verified any programs for Mac that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!
We have not yet verified any web services that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!