How to open a file with .SH extension?

File Type : UNIX shar Archive File
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .SH file

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What is .SH file extension?

Script programmed for bash, a type of Unix shell (Bourne-Again SHell); contains instructions written in the Bash language; can be executed by typing text commands within the shell's command-line interface. NOTE: SH files may also be to store scripts for other shell programs such as Bourne Shell, C-Shell, and Korn Shell. Apple Terminal is a Bash shell.
You can see a list of software programs here on easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open SHfiles:

  • gVim
  • Notepad++
  • GNU Bash
  • Cygwin
  • Apple Terminal
  • iTerm
  • MacVim
  • GNU Bash
  • GNU Bash
  • Vim