.STY File Extension

File Type:
LaTeX Style

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

What is a STY file?

Sty file extension has LaTeX Style file type, which is associated with the "text files" category.

Style definition file enables users to format LaTeX documents, (typically, .LTX or .TEX files). The file contains definitions for labels, line styles, etc., which start with “\”. It also includes comments that begin with “%”.

STY files involve a simple text format. 

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

sty file icon
File Type:
LaTeX Style
Text Files

How to open STY file?

Double click the sty 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 .sty 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 sty 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 sty 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 STY 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 sty file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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