An skn file extension is related to The Sims computer game. An skn file stores 3D body mesh skin data.

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

empty icon.skn - Skin [common]

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SKN file extension - The Sims 3D body mesh skin data

What is skn file? How to open skn files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The skn file extension used by The Sims, a life simulation video game for Microsoft Windows and various other platforms, developed by Maxis.

The skn file contains 3D body mesh skin data.

The default software associated to open skn file:

The Sims icon

Electronic Arts, Inc. logoThe Sims  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Electronic Arts, Inc.

The Sims is legendary strategic life-simulation computer game released in 2000. The Sims is about creating, managing, and controlling the lives of tiny computerized people who dwell in miniature homes.

Help how to open:

You cannot open this file type manually, it is accessed by the game automatically.

How to convert:

These games files cannot be converted to anything else. However, sometimes modding.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .skn file extension

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with skn file - The Sims 3D body mesh skin data

Click on the software link for more information about The Sims. The Sims uses skn file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

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