How to open SNIPPET files

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

Generic SNIPPET

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

Microsoft Web Platform ExtensionsMicrosoft Web Platform ExtensionsUser submitted
Stuffit ExpanderStuffit ExpanderUser submitted
Flash Movie PlayerFlash Movie PlayerUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
progeCAD Professional EnglishprogeCAD Professional EnglishUser submitted
TimetableTimetableUser submitted
TeraPadTeraPadUser submitted
Legend - Legacy Of The DragonsLegend - Legacy Of The DragonsUser submitted
Click & Create Stand Alone ApplicationClick & Create Stand Alone ApplicationUser submitted
Any Video Converter ProfessionalAny Video Converter ProfessionalUser submitted
Microsoft Visual Studio CTPMicrosoft Visual Studio CTPUser submitted
progeCADprogeCADUser submitted
PowerSEPowerSEUser submitted
PrimalScriptPrimalScriptUser submitted
TextEditTextEditUser submitted
Microsoft Visual C# ExpressMicrosoft Visual C# ExpressUser 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 SNIPPET-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 SNIPPET-files. If you know one, please use the Suggest link below and tell us about it!