What are STORY files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a STORY 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 STORY file?

A .STORY file is a VIVA Story 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 STORY files

Important: Different programs may use files with the STORY file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your STORY file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 3 different STORY openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: December 1, 2012

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Articulate StorylineArticulate StorylineUser submitted
Indigo StudioIndigo StudioUser submitted
TARGITTARGITUser submitted

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