Files that contain the file extension USR are associated with multiple programs and applications and various file types. The most common association is a user specific settings file, but the file extension can also be associated with FileMaker Pro and EAGLE. USR files contain data and information related to the program that created the file.
If the USR file is a user specific settings file, it is an application setting or themes file type that contains configurations, settings, and preferences used with program installation and use. This type of USR file is a plain text file that stores settings for a wide variety of programs and applications.
USR files used with FileMaker Pro are a database file type that contains text, numerical data, cell structures, spreadsheet layouts, database management information, objects, and other elements that are typically used with a database. FileMaker Pro is an application used to create, use, and manage databases that contain information on a wide variety of topics.
USR files associated with EAGLE are a settings file type that contains settings and preferences which are necessary for program installation. EAGLE Layout Editor is a program produced by CadSoft which provides tools for design printed circuit boards. EAGLE stands for Easily Applicable Graphical Layout Editor and provides an easy to learn PCB design software which is used by electrical engineers.
How to Open USR Files
Since USR files are associated with multiple 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. USR files can consist of different file types, so you may already have a program which will open the file.
If the USR file is a user specific settings file, you can open it using C++ Builder, which is an application used by developers for creating interactive web applications. C++ Builder is available in a free trial version on the Embarcadero Technologies website. C++ Builder is compatible with the Windows operating system.
USR files created with FileMaker Pro use a detailed format for database formats that use images, scripts, data, and other elements to operate database applications. For this reason, the best way to open USR files is to use FileMaker Pro which is compatible with the Windows operating system and Mac OS X. FileMaker is available on the FileMaker website.
You can also opt to convert FileMaker Pro USR files to another file format such as SQL or XLS. There are multiple file conversion programs available as a free download on websites such as CNET which will convert USR files for you.
The files related to EAGLE can be opened using EAGLE Layout Editor, which is a multiplatform application available on the CadSoft website. EAGLE Layout Editor is compatible with Windows, Mac OS X and the Linux operating system.