The File Extensions Database


.SMEA File Extension

  • Developer by: Samsung Group
  • Category: Backup Files

What is an .SMEA file?

.SMEA is Samsung Kies messages backup

The smea file extension is associated with the Samsung Kies, a software for Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac OS X (macOS) that allows users to manage Samsung Galaxy smart phones with Google Android operating system.

The smea file stores backup of messages from the Samsung Galaxy phones.


How to open:

Use Samsung Kies to open *.smea files.

How to convert:

Compatible tools may be able to export *.smea files to other formats.

How to solve problems with SMEA files

  • Associate the SMEA file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any SMEA file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.SMEA files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the SMEA 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 .SMEA is Samsung Kies messages backup. Because only the current version supports the latest SMEA file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Samsung Group manufacturer website after an available .SMEA is Samsung Kies messages backup update.
  • To make sure that your SMEA file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.