File Extension Library

.THE File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Settings Files

What is an .THE file?

.THE file extension is created by Microsoft. .THE has been classified as Settings Files.

.THE is Microsoft Plus! Theme File

Theme or Plus Pack used by Microsoft Plus!, an operating system enhancement program for Windows; contains settings and other data that can change the look and feel of the Windows interface; may also include additional programs, utilities, and games.

After the release of Windows Vista, Microsoft discontinued Plus! software. Optional features for Vista are available via "Windows Ultimate Extras."

List of all softwares that can open the Microsoft Plus! Theme File
Microsoft Plus!

How to Open .THE file on different platforms

Open .THE File on Windows

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

Open .THE File on Mac

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

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

Open .THE File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .THE files

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