Having problems opening an USER file?

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Opening USER files

Did your computer fail to open an USER file? We explain what USER files are and recommend software that we know can open or convert your USER files.

What is an USER file?

The .user file extension is most commonly associated with the Visual Studio software application. Visual Studio is used to develop software applications for the Internet and for Microsoft Windows. The USER files contain the user preferences and are used to load and save project preferences for a specific program user.

The .user file extension is also used by the Linux operating system.

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About File Extension USER

File.org aims to be the go-to resource for file type- and related software information. We spend countless hours researching various file formats and software that can open, convert, create or otherwise work with those files.

If you have additional information about the USER file format or software that uses files with the USER suffix, please do get in touch - we would love hearing from you.