File Extension Library

.SAN File Extension

  • Developer by: LucasArts
  • Category: Video Files

What are .SAN files and how to open them?

Can't open .SAN file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .SAN file.

What is a .SAN file extension?

.SAN file extension is created by LucasArts. .SAN has been classified as Video Files.

.SAN is Smush Animation File

A SAN file is an animation saved in the Smush Animation (SAN) format, a video format used in various LucasArts games. It contains full motion video which is pre-recorded video used as a narration technique for displaying action scenes in the game.

The SAN files appear in games such as Outlaws, Full Throttle, Shadows of the Empire, and Rebel Assault. The SAN Player can be used to open SAN files from many of these games.

NOTE: SAN Player is no longer developed or maintained.

How to fix problems with .SAN files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .SAN files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .SAN file format
  2. You need to check the .SAN file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)