File Extension Library

.STY File Extension

  • Category: Audio Files

What is an .STY file?

.STY file extension has been classified as Audio Files.

.STY is Yamaha/Korg Keyboard Style

Music style created on a Yamaha or Korg synthesizer; typically contains a musical rhythm that includes multiple instruments; can be saved to a disk and loaded on compatible keyboards.

NOTE: Yamaha and Korg save STY files in different formats, meaning they are not cross-platform. Yamaha styles can only be used on Yamaha keyboards and Korg styles can only be used on Korg keyboards. Yamaha styles can be edited using Style Fixer, while Korg styles can be edited with the GNIStyle program.

List of all softwares that can open the Yamaha/Korg Keyboard Style
One Man Band Originals
One Man Band Essentials
One Man Band Essentials
File Type 2:

LaTeX Style

Category: Text Files Format: Text

Style definition file used for formatting a LaTeX (.TEX or .LTX) document; defines line styles, labels, how formulas should be aligned, and other information; saved in a text format in which definitions begin with a backslash (\) and comments begin with a percentage sign (%).

LaTeX style files are often referenced by LaTeX documents.

List of all softwares that can open the LaTeX Style
File Viewer Plus
LaTeX Editor
MacroMates TextMate
File Type 3:

Band-in-a-Box Styles File

Developer by: PG Music Category: Audio Files

Musical style file used by Band-in-a-Box, (BiaB) a program that automatically creates full band accompaniments; contains a playing style, such as Jazz, Rock, Hip-Hop, or Country; used for generating stylized sounds for a certain genre of music.

BiaB styles can be MIDI or they may use real instruments and drums, called RealStyles. RealStyles use real recordings of musicians for the audio samples.

STY files act as plug-ins for the Band-in-a-Box software. The software installation typically contains many different styles. Additional styles can be purchased and downloaded from the PG Music Band-in-a-Box website.

List of all softwares that can open the Band-in-a-Box Styles File
PG Music Band-in-a-Box
PG Music Band-in-a-Box
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Aegisub Subtitle Styles File

Developer by: Aegisub Category: Settings Files Format: Text

File created by Aegisub, a crossplatform subtitle editor; saved in a plain text format and stores the font properties for one or more styles in a subtitle category; includes the font type, colors, effects, and margins; used for saving and loading fonts created in the program.

Aegisub styles are managed through the Styles Manager window, which is accessed by selecting Subtitles → Styles Manager... from the application menu. STY files are saved automatically and are not accessed directly by the user.

The Windows version of Aegisub stores STY files in the following directory: [user]\AppData\Roaming\Aegisub\catalog\. The Mac version saves to this directory: [user]/Library/Application Support/Aegisub/catalog/.

List of all softwares that can open the Aegisub Subtitle Styles File
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NewsMaker Story File

Developer by: EyePower Games Category: Data Files Format: XML

File created by NewsMaker, an application that allows students to create news stories; saved in an XML format and contains the written text for the story; referenced within a NewsMaker project (.NMP file).

NewsMaker projects can contain one or more stories, each of which are stored in a separate STY file. Users don't open STY files directly since they are saved within the NewsMaker project directory by default and can be accessed from the opened project in the software.

NOTE: EyePower Games NewsMaker is no longer developed.

How to Open .STY file on different platforms

Open .STY File on Windows

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

Open .STY File on Mac

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

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

Open .STY File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .STY files

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