The file extension SCN is associated with more than fifteen programs and applications and various file types. The most common association is a game scenario file, but the file extension can also be created with Pinnacle Studio, AutoCAD Civil, BPM Studio Softimage XSI, Caligari trueSpace, and Microsoft Visual Studio, to name a few applications. SCN files contain data and information related to the program that created the file.
If the SCN file extension is defined as a game scenario, the file is categorized as a game file type that stores game scenarios for a variety of computer games. Although the file extension is the same, SCN files contain different formats which are created with the game they are associated with. SCN files are used with many different computer games which can include but are not limited to SimCity, Seven Kingdoms, Age of Empires, and Rise of Rome, to name a few.
SCN files which are created with Pinnacle Studio are a video file type which stores default scenes and data which describes each scene as well as when each one will start and finish. This type of SCN file is stored along with an AVI Audio Video Interleave file. Pinnacle Studio is a software application created by Pinnacle Systems which is used for video editing.
SCN files which are part of AutoCAD Civil are defined as a settings file type which contains settings and themes used with the AutoCAD Civil software application. AutoCAD Civil is a Computer Aided Design (CAD) software application created by Autodesk which is used to create engineering designs and construction data.
If the file extension SCN is related to BPM Studio, the file is categorized as a data file type which contains mixing data used for creating a variety of music. BPM Studio is a software application created by ALCATech GmbH to mix audio used by DJs for radio stations, karaoke environments, and other venues.
SCN files which are related to Softimage XSI are a 3D graphics file type which contains 3D character animations that are used with videos, games, and other multimedia. Softimage XSI is a software application created by Avid Technology which provides a set of tools for creating visual effects and 3D animations. Softimage XSI was recently acquired by Autodesk.
SCN files which are created with trueSpace are classified as a CAD file type that contains three dimensional content created with the trueSpace software application. The content also includes textures, models, and animations. TrueSpace is a Computer Aided Design (CAD) application created by Caligari Corporation which provides a 3D authoring solution for creating 3D content.
SCN files associated with Microsoft Visual Studio are a developer file type that contains source codes and scripts which are used to create software applications for the Windows operating system, Web, and mobile devices. Visual Studio is a developer software application which is used to build a variety of applications.
How to Open SCN Files
Since the file extension SCN is associated with more than fifteen programs and applications, double click on the file to see if it will automatically open in a default program you have installed on your PC. SCN files can consist of more file types than mentioned here, so you may already have a program which will open the file.
If the file extension SCN is defined as a game scenario, the file must be opened using the specific game which created it. The games can include SimCity 2000, 3000, and 3000 Unlimited, Orbiter, Age of Empires, Seven Kingdoms, Rise of Rome, Rise of Nations, and more.
SCN files which are created with Pinnacle Studio can be opened using the Pinnacle Studio 16 software application. Pinnacle Studio is available on the Pinnacle Systems website in three versions which include Standard, Plus, and Ultimate. The application is designed for use with the Windows operating system. You can also opt to use ImageGrab, which is an application capable of capturing images from videos. ImageGrab is available for download on the Softonic website and works with Windows as well.
SCN files which are related to AutoCAD Civil 3D can be opened using AutoCAD Civil 3D 2013 which is available in a paid version on the Autodesk Store website. AutoCAD Civil 3D is compatible with the Windows operating system.
BPM Studio SCN files can be opened using the BPM Studio software application. BPM Studio is available in a paid version and in a variety of editions on the ALCATech website. BPM Studio is designed for use with Windows operating system.
If the file extension SCN is associated with Softimage XSI, the file can be opened using Autodesk Softimage which is available as a 30-day free trial on the Autodesk website. Autodesk Softimage is compatible with the Windows operating system version XP and later.
SCN files which are part of trueSpace can be opened using the trueSpace software application. TrueSpace is available on the Caligari website and is compatible with the Windows operating system.
If the file extension SCN is associated with Microsoft Visual Studio, the file can be opened using the Visual Studio development application. Visual Studio is available in a paid version on the Microsoft website and is designed for use with the Windows operating system.