A strings file extension is related to Apple Safari for OS X. A strings file stores translations and localization data.

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

empty icon.strings - NVIDIA driver file

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Software that works with strings file extension

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STRINGS file extension - Apple Mac OS X strings file

What is strings file? How to open strings files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

Text file type icon Text file type

strings file icon: strings filetype icon

The strings file extension used by Apple Safari or Mac OS X operating system.

The *.strings files contains language translation of application or other localizations data used in Mac Apps. Also can contains alerts, status messages and error information.

The default software associated to strings file type:

Xcode icon

Apple, Inc. logo Xcode  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
  Apple, Inc.

Apple Xcode is IDE (integrated development environment) used to create applications for Mac OS X and iOS. Applications are programmed in Objective-C programming language. Xcode is available for Mac OS X.

Mac OS X icon

Apple, Inc. logo Mac OS X  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
  Apple, Inc.

OS X or Mac OS X is Unix-based operating system developed by Apple Inc. for Macintosh computers. It contains basic core applications for everyday use, such as Finder basic file manager, Safari for Internet browsing, QuickTime for video, iTunes for managing audio data and iPod, iOS devices management , iMessage instant messaging, Mail, Contacts, Calendar and many more.

The latest version 10.11 of OS X is called El Capitan. It is available to purchase on Mac App Store as well as is distributed with new Mac computers and notebooks. It includes features to improve the security, performance, design and usability.

OS X operating system was replaced by new macOS in 2016!

Help how to open STRINGS files:

You can open the *.strings files in any text editor.

How to convert file with extension STRINGS:

Unless there are suggested applications listed below the extension description, that are able to convert the system files, there is usually no way to convert system files into any other file format.

Any attempts to rename system files is strongly discouraged, as it can cause the system to be corrupted and not work properly.

List of software applications associated to the .strings file extension

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

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

  • Open strings file
  • Save strings file
  • Edit strings file
  • View strings file
  • Create strings file
  • Print strings file
  • Others strings file

Software that open strings file - Apple Mac OS X strings file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open strings file action.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Main software associated with strings file by default:
Xcode small icon Xcode
Other suggested software:
TextEdit small icon TextEdit

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