An sh file extension is associated with the Unix Shell archive format.

There is one other file type using
the SH file extension!

sh - Unix Bourne Shell (Bash) script

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Software that works with sh file extension

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SH file extension - Unix Shell archive

What is sh file? How to open sh files?

File type specification:

Archive and compressed file type icon Archive and compressed file type

The sh file extension is related to the Unix and Linux based operating systems available for various platforms.

The sh file stores self-extracting "shar" archive with shell script and archived files.

The default software associated to sh file type:

ZipZag icon

ZipZag  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Gabriel Valentin Cristescu

A compression utility for Windows, ZipZag offers very large support of compression formats. ZipZag opens standard Windows/DOS archives, Linux/Unix/Mac archives, skins, themes, collections as well as games and applications data files.

Help how to open SH files:

Use ZipZag to open *.sh archives.

How to convert file with extension SH:

As far as we know, this .sh file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .sh file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open sh file, edit sh file, convert sh file, view sh file, play sh file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting sh files.

  • Open sh file
  • Extract sh file

Software that open sh file - Unix Shell archive

Click on the link to get more information about ZipZag for open sh file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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