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.STRINGS File Extension

File TypeText Strings File

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

What is an STRINGS file?

Contains text strings referenced by a Mac OS X program; used for alerts, errors, and status messages; often several STRINGS files are stored within the Resources folder of an OS X application package; they are not meant to be opened or edited by the user.

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Programs that open STRINGS files
Apple Xcode
MacroMates TextMate
Apple TextEdit
Updated 3/9/2009

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