File Type Text Strings File IconText Strings File
File Format Standard (developed by Apple)
Usage Open manually; may be referenced by an application
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average

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.

Open With

IconApple Xcode

IconMacroMates TextMate

IconApple TextEdit

Updated 2007