.N2 File Extension

File Type:
Nitrous Minecraft GLSL Shader File

Having trouble opening .n2 extension? Don't panic! This page explains what n2 files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open n2 files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a N2 file?

N2 file extension has Nitrous Minecraft GLSL Shader file type, developed by Nitrous, which is associated with the "3d image files" category.

Archives of 3D shader files for the Nitrous application are saved with this extension. Nitrous allows you to customize the 3D world appearance in the Minecraft video game. N2 files use the .ZIP format and store an archive of Java .CLASS, .VSH, and .FSH files. With their help, users can enable OpenGL Shading Language shaders in Minecraft.  

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

n2 file icon
File Type:
Nitrous Minecraft GLSL Shader File
3D Image Files

How to open N2 file?

Double click the n2 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 .n2 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 n2 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 n2 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 N2 files

  • Windows Windows
    • Nitrous Nitrous
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Nitrous Nitrous
  • Linux Linux
    • Nitrous Nitrous

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 n2 file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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