File Extension Library

.STFX File Extension

  • Developer by: IK Multimedia
  • Category: Settings Files

What is an .STFX file?

.STFX file extension is created by IK Multimedia. .STFX has been classified as Settings Files.

.STFX is SampleTank Effects Settings File

Settings file created by SampleTank, a workstation that enables you to create and mix sound samples; contains effects settings for sound samples such as "Low Gain," "Mid Frequency," and "High Gain."

To create the STFX file, customize your settings, select the SAVE or SAVE MULTI button in the bottom-left corner, name your effects file, save the file in the default "Effects" folder, and click Save.

NOTE: You cannot double-click the STFX file to open it. You must keep the file in the "Effects" folder in the application directory. Then, when you want to load it again, click the "LOAD" button next to the "SAVE" and button, select your file, and click Choose.

List of all softwares that can open the SampleTank Effects Settings File
IK Multimedia SampleTank
IK Multimedia SampleTank

How to Open .STFX file on different platforms

Open .STFX File on Windows

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

Open .STFX File on Mac

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

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

Open .STFX File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .STFX files

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