File Extension Library

.SETTINGS File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Settings Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .SETTINGS file?

.SETTINGS file extension is created by Microsoft. .SETTINGS has been classified as Settings Files. The format of .SETTINGS file is Text.

.SETTINGS is Visual Studio Settings File

Customized settings file created by Visual Studio, a Windows software development tool created by Microsoft; contains properties for projects and programs that can be accessed in C# program code using the Properties.Settings.* API; used for storing settings that need to be frequently-accessed.

SETTINGS files are created with the filename Settings.settings and are typically stored in the \Properties\ directory of a Visual Studio project.

List of all softwares that can open the Visual Studio Settings File
Microsoft Visual Studio 2017
File Type 2:

Minecraft iConomy Plug-in Settings File

Developer by: Nijikokun Category: Game Files Format: Text

Minecraft properties file used by iConomy, a plug-in for Minecraft used to create a virtual economy in the game; contains properties used for configuring settings for the plug-in.

List of all softwares that can open the Minecraft iConomy Plug-in Settings File
Mojang Minecraft with iConomy plug-in
Mojang Minecraft with iConomy plug-in
Mojang Minecraft with iConomy plug-in

How to Open .SETTINGS file on different platforms

Open .SETTINGS File on Windows

  • Right-click a .SETTINGS
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .SETTINGS file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .SETTINGS files" Press "Ok"

Open .SETTINGS File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .SETTINGS file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .SETTINGS File on Linux

Right click on the .SETTINGS file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .SETTINGS File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .SETTINGS file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .SETTINGS File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .SETTINGS files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .SETTINGS files

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