The File Extensions Database


.8ST File Extension

  • Developer by: 8start
  • Category: Settings Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .8ST file?

.8ST is 8start Launcher File

File used by 8start Launcher, a program used to organize shortcuts from the desktop and Windows start menu into a single user interface; contains settings for the launcher to run an application, such as the program target and window state.

How to solve problems with 8ST files

  • Associate the 8ST file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any 8ST file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.8ST files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the 8ST file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .8ST is 8start Launcher File. Because only the current version supports the latest 8ST file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the 8start manufacturer website after an available .8ST is 8start Launcher File update.
  • To make sure that your 8ST file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.