File Extension Library

.STATS File Extension

  • Developer by: FreeSurfer
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .STATS file?

.STATS file extension is created by FreeSurfer. .STATS has been classified as Data Files. The format of .STATS file is Text.

.STATS is FreeSurfer Statistics File

Data file generated by FreeSurfer, a program used for generating brain images from MRI data; contains output data such as subcortical segmentation data (i.e., aseg.stats), cortical parcellation data (i.e., aparc.stats), and other information that can be used for generating an output image.

STATS files are saved in a plain text format, but you should refer to the FreeSurfer documentation to understand the particular format of the file.

List of all softwares that can open the FreeSurfer Statistics File

How to Open .STATS file on different platforms

Open .STATS File on Windows

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

Open .STATS File on Mac

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

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

Open .STATS File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .STATS files

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