.SRC File Extension

A .SRC file is a Source Code File, created by N/A.

Open with Microsoft Visual Studio Code. Available for Linux, Windows, and Mac.

What is a .SRC file?

A .SRC file is a type of file known as a Source Code File. It contains source code, which is essentially a set of written instructions or commands that tell a computer program how to operate. This source code is usually written in one or more programming languages, such as Python, Java, or C++. Normally, source code files are saved with specific extensions that indicate which programming language they are written in, for example, .C for C language or .PY for Python. However, .SRC files are more general and do not specify a particular programming language.

Because .SRC files can contain code in various programming languages, they can be opened and edited using a variety of source code editors. Some of the programs that can open .SRC files include: 1. **Microsoft Visual Studio Code** - A versatile editor that supports many programming languages. 2. **Sublime Text** - A popular text editor among developers for its speed and efficiency. 3. **Vim** - An advanced text editor that is used in many Unix-like operating systems. 4. **Apple Xcode** - Specifically used on Apple computers, this is the main tool for developing software for macOS, iOS, watchOS, and tvOS. 5. **Microsoft Notepad** - A simple text editor included with Windows operating systems, suitable for basic editing. 6. **Any source code editor** - Generally, any program designed to edit text can be used to open .SRC files, though features like syntax highlighting and code formatting may vary.

These editors provide tools like syntax highlighting, error detection, and code completion, which help developers write and debug their code more efficiently. When choosing an editor to open a .SRC file, it's important to consider the features you need and the programming languages you are working with.


Our goal is to help people find the most up-to-date information about file extensions for Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iOS. We researched over 10,000 file extensions and their respective programs that open those files. If you want to suggest edits or updates about .SRC file formats, example files, or programs that are compatible. Please contact us.

More extensions