.BOOTSKIN File Extension

File Type:
Stardock Bootskin File

Having trouble opening .bootskin extension? Don't panic! This page explains what bootskin files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open bootskin files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a BOOTSKIN file?

Bootskin file extension has Stardock Bootskin file type, developed by Stardock, which is associated with the "misc files" category.

Raster images that can be used as a background for the booting screen in Windows. The user sees them when the system is loading. Stardock BootSkin software is required to view or modify these files. In order to convert .BOOTSKIN files to .TBS files you can use BootScreenView software.   

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

bootskin file icon
File Type:
Stardock Bootskin File
Misc Files

How to open BOOTSKIN file?

Double click the bootskin file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .bootskin extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the bootskin extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the bootskin file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open BOOTSKIN files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the bootskin file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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