File Extension SH

.SH File

File extension: SH
File type: Shell Script

Notes about the SH file extension:

To open this file type, a required software must be installed. Without it you only see a Windows message "The following file cannot be opened" (Windows 7) or "How do you want to open this file?" (Windows 10) if you double-click the file. There click on "More apps" and choose a suitable software to view such files on your PC or from email attachments.

The SH file type is primarily associated with 'UNIX/LINUX'.

A script designed to run at the UNIX command prompt.

Typically lower case on *nix systems.

Detailed information for file extension sh:

Primary association: UNIX/LINUX
File classification: Source Code
Mime type: application/x-sh
Identifying characters Hex: 23 21 2F 62 69 6E 2F , ASCII: #!/bin/
Related links: Erik's linux page: Shell scripts

Other applications associated with file type SH:

  • UNIX shar Archive File The Mime types used with this association are: application/x-shar.
  • Unknown Apple II File ((found on Golden Orchard Apple II CD Rom))
File Identifier - TrID
'Identifying characters' used on are
provided by Marco Pontello from his TrID database

To change file associations press Windows Key + X and then Apps and Features > Default apps > Choose default apps by file type. Invalid file associations could be the result of underlying issues within your Windows PC.

Technical data

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System Info for File Extension .SH

The following listing is compiled from the database produced by the 'Associate This!' program, selected data from the main FILExt database and information FILExt collected directly from user systems.

ProgramID: Photoshop.CustomShapes
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Adobe\Photoshop 7.0\Photoshop.exe %1

ProgramID: Photoshop.CustomShapes
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\Adobe\Photoshop CS\Photoshop.exe %1

ProgramID: WSHFile
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\PANDAS~1\PANDAP~1\PavScrip.exe %1 %*

ProgramID: WSHFile
EXEFile: %SystemRoot%\System32\WScript.exe %1 %*

EXEFile: D:\soritong990110\bin\SoriTong.exe %1

ProgramID: mks_shell_sh
EXEFile: sh.exe -- \%1\ %*

ProgramID: SlickEdit.MacroHeader
EXEFile: %ProgramFiles%\SlickEdit 2007 Trial\win\vs.exe

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