File Extension Library

.SNT File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Misc Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .SNT file?

.SNT file extension is created by Microsoft. .SNT has been classified as Misc Files. The format of .SNT file is Binary.

.SNT is Sticky Notes File

File created by Sticky Notes, a desktop note-taking program included with Windows Vista and Windows 7; saves one or more sticky notes that float on the desktop; stores each note's text, typeface, color, and position on the desktop; allows opened sticky notes to be saved even if the user logs out of Windows and back in again.

By default, SNT files are not associated with Sticky Notes in Windows Vista and Windows 7. If you would like to associate them with Sticky Notes, follow these steps:

  • Right click on the Sticky.snt file in Windows Vista or the StickyNotes.snt in Windows 7 and choose "Open."
  • Choose "Select a program from a list of installed programs."
  • From the next dialog screen, choose the Browse... button and then select the file StikyNot.exe from the C:\Windows\System32\ directory.
  • SNT files are stored in the following directory: C:\Users\[user]\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Sticky Notes\.

    NOTE: SNT files are not compatible between Windows Vista and Windows 7. You can open Sticky Notes in Windows by clicking the Windows Start button, typing "stikynot" in the search box, and then hitting enter.

    List of all softwares that can open the Sticky Notes File
    Microsoft Sticky Notes

    How to Open .SNT file on different platforms

    Open .SNT File on Windows

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

    Open .SNT File on Mac

    • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .SNT 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 .SNT File on Linux

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

    Open .SNT File on iPhone

    Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .SNT 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 .SNT 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 .SNT files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

    How to fix problems with .SNT files

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