File Extension Library

.SHR File Extension

  • Category: Compressed Files

What are .SHR files and how to open them?

Can't open .SHR 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 .SHR file.

What is a .SHR file extension?

.SHR file extension has been classified as Compressed Files.

.SHR is Unix Shell Archive File

Self-extracting archive created with the Unix shar program; contains a shell script with instructions on how to extract the contents; used on Unix systems with the Bourne shell installed.

Shar archives also use the .SH and .SHAR extensions.

How to fix problems with .SHR files

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