The File Extensions Database


.SRU File Extension

  • Developer by: Sybase Inc.
  • Category: Settings, options, themes or skins Files

What is an .SRU file?

.SRU is PowerBuilder user object

The sru file extension is associated with the PowerBuilder, an itengrated development environment for Microsoft Windows, developed by Sybase Inc. (now owned by SAP).

The sru file contains user object from PowerBuilder.


How to open:

Use PowerBuilder to work with sru files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .sru file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to solve problems with SRU files

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