File Extension Library

.TESTSETTINGS File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Developer Files
  • Format: Text

What is an .TESTSETTINGS file?

.TESTSETTINGS file extension is created by Microsoft. .TESTSETTINGS has been classified as Developer Files. The format of .TESTSETTINGS file is Text.

.TESTSETTINGS is Visual Studio Test Settings File

File created by Microsoft Visual Studio, a program used by software developers to create Windows applications and other software; contains configuration information for a test project, including the set of roles required for the application being tested, the role used to run the tests, and diagnostic data adapters for each role.

Developers use test settings files to specify diagnostic data adapters, which collect different types of data during test execution.

To create a test settings file in Visual Studio 2010, create a test project, right-click on the "Solution Items" folder in the Solution Explorer, select Add → New Item..., and then choose Test Settings.

NOTE: Microsoft introduced TESTSETTINGS files with Visual Studio 2010. Visual Studio 2008 and earlier use the .TESTRUNCONFIG extension.

List of all softwares that can open the Visual Studio Test Settings File
Microsoft Visual Studio 2017

How to Open .TESTSETTINGS file on different platforms

Open .TESTSETTINGS File on Windows

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

Open .TESTSETTINGS File on Mac

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

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

Open .TESTSETTINGS File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .TESTSETTINGS files

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