.SMIL File Extension

Developer:
SYMM Working Group
File Type:
SMIL Presentation File
Popularity:

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

What is a SMIL file?

Smil file extension has SMIL Presentation file type, developed by SYMM Working Group, which is associated with the "video files" category.

Composed with the Synchronized Multimedia Integration Language (SMIL), the file allows creating audiovisual slide shows and presentations. It may also include text as well as references to stream video or audio files.

 

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

smil file icon
Developer:
SYMM Working Group
File Type:
SMIL Presentation File
Category:
Video Files
Format:
Text

How to open SMIL file?

Double click the smil 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 .smil 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 smil 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".
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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the smil 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 SMIL 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 smil file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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