STR File - opening and understanding

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

What is a STR file?

Files that contain the .str file extension are normally associated with a broad range of different software applications and is used for a variety of file formats.

Some of the most popular uses of the .str file extension include custom screen savers for the Windows operating system. Users can create screen savers to customize the way the screen saver on their monitor looks when the system goes into hibernation. The files that hold the settings for these screen savers contain the .str file suffix.

The DataPerfect software program also contains the .str file extension. These STR files contain structured database files that are used by the software program.

How to open STR 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 STR for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different STR openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension STR

While we know of one file format using the .STR file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .STR file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Video Convert MasterVideo Convert MasterUser submitted
DkZ StudioDkZ StudioUser submitted
WindowsPlayerWindowsPlayerUser submitted
IBM SPSS ModelerIBM SPSS ModelerUser submitted
2000-2010 Jam Video Software Solution Inc2000-2010 Jam Video Software Solution IncUser submitted
2002-2011 MagicVideoSoftware Inc2002-2011 MagicVideoSoftware IncUser submitted
SoundStructure StudioSoundStructure StudioUser submitted
isee Runtimeisee RuntimeUser submitted
Magic Video ConverterMagic Video ConverterUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with STR-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with STR-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!