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.SCN File Extension

File Type 1Age of Mythology Scenario File

DeveloperMicrosoft
Popularity
3.2 (6 Votes)
CategoryGame Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is an SCN file?

Scenario file used by Age of Mythology, a real-time strategy game where players participate in mythological campaigns by controlling armies and units; contains a campaign map with terrain, units, player starting locations, and victory conditions.

More Information

SCN files store pre-installed and custom scenario content. They are found in the "scenario" folder within Age of Mythology installations. Custom scenarios can be built within the Age of Mythology scenario editor.

Microsoft Age of Empires also uses SCN files.

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Programs that open SCN files
Updated 1/31/2010

File Type 2OpenTTD Scenario File

DeveloperOpenTTD
Popularity
2.7 (7 Votes)
CategoryGame Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

.SCN File Association 2

Game file used by OpenTTD, the open source follow-on project to Transport Tycoon; saves a game scenario, which defines the starting conditions for a map played by the user; may include the landscape, buildings, cities, train tracks, and other features.

More Information

NOTE: SCN files are also used by the original Transport Tycoon.

Programs that open SCN files
Updated 12/12/2011

File Type 3SimCity Scenario File

DeveloperMaxis
Popularity
2.7 (3 Votes)
CategoryGame Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

.SCN File Association 3

Contains a starting scenario for a SimCity project; includes various types of buildings, roads, bridges, and terrain information; used by SimCity 2000, also known as SC2K.

Programs that open SCN files
Updated 9/15/2007

File Type 4Pinnacle Studio Scene File

DeveloperPinnacle Systems
Popularity
2.5 (4 Votes)
CategoryVideo Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

.SCN File Association 4

Contains information about multiple scenes within a single video file; used by Pinnacle Studio to describe scenes and to specify when they begin and end; typically saved along with an .AVI file with the same filename.

More Information

SCN files can also be opened by Paul Glagla's DVdate and ImageGrab programs.

Programs that open SCN files
Windows
Pinnacle Studio 20
DVdate
ImageGrab
Updated 2/11/2008

File Type 5Orbiter Scenario File

DeveloperMartin Schweiger
Popularity
2.3 (3 Votes)
CategoryData Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

.SCN File Association 5

Data file used by Orbiter, a free space browsing and simulation program; used for creating automated space simulations; includes information about the space scraft, the space travel route, camera angles, and the space environment; saved in a plain text format.

Programs that open SCN files
Windows
Orbiter
Updated 5/14/2012

File Type 6TD Scan Data File

DeveloperTechnology Design
Popularity
2.0 (1 Vote)
CategoryData Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

.SCN File Association 6

An SCN file is a data file created by TD Scan, a software suite used to view, analyze, and create reports of ultrasonic data. It contains a scan of ultrasonic data from industrial components such as pipeline welds, forgings and castings, and pressure vessels welds.

More Information

TD Scan is used for monitoring and analyzing the performance industrial facilities such as nuclear power plants. It offers real-time data collection, video tracking, and Time-of-Flight-Diffraction (ToFD), Pulse Echo, and corrosion mapping capabilities. The program stores scans in the SCN file, which is used for complete scans or for split scans that can be joined together when the data size becomes too large.

NOTE: To open an SCN file in TD Scan, select File → Open Scan File.

Programs that open SCN files
Updated 1/3/2017

File Type 7TreePaint Image

DeveloperTreePaint Software
Popularity
1.5 (2 Votes)
CategoryRaster Image Files
FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

.SCN File Association 7

Image file created by TreePaint Plus, a program used to create print designs for photoengraving, silk-screen processes, and other types of print mediums; supports 256 color, 65,536 color, or 24-bit true color formats; may contain colorway and silk-screen separation information; used for textile and fashion solutions.

Programs that open SCN files
Windows
TreePaint Plus
Updated 2/28/2012

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