.SAVE File Extension

.SAVE File Extension

File Type 1

Nano Temporary Save File

Developer Nano
Popularity
3.8  |  43 Votes
Category Text Files
Format N/A

What is a SAVE file?

Temporary file saved by the Unix nano text editor; generated if the program receives a SIGHUP or SIGTERM message or runs out of memory; saved in the current directory with the current filename, followed by ".save;" if the file has not been saved yet, it is saved as "nano.save" by default.

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NOTE: Nano can be run in Mac OS X via the Terminal interface.

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Programs that open SAVE files

Linux
Updated September 7, 2009
File Type 2

The Sims 4 Save File

Developer Electronic Arts
Popularity
4.2  |  13 Votes
Category Game Files
Format N/A

What is a SAVE file?

A SAVE file contains a game save data created by The Sims 4, an open-ended life simulation game with virtual people called "Sims." It stores game progress, which includes character, building, and world information.

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SAVE files can be found in the following directory:

Documents/Electronic Arts/The Sims 4

Common SAVE Filenames

slot_[8digits].save - The naming convention for SAVE files begins with slot_, followed by 8 digits which indicates the order the save was made, then the .save extension.

Programs that open or reference SAVE files

Updated June 13, 2018

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