.SCR - File Extension for Screen Saver Files

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What is SCR? SCR, short name for Screen Saver, is used as the file extension for Screen Saver files. .SCR files are binary files that are used to store screen saver data on Windows systems. See the sample .SCR file included below.

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File Extension: .SCR

MIME Type: application/octet-stream

File Content: Screen Saver

.SCR files are Screen Saver files saved as binary files to store screen saver data on Windows systems. Here are the first 64 bytes of a sample .SCR file, scrnsave.scr, dumped in HEX values:

4d 5a 90 00 03 00 00 00 04 00 00 00 ff ff 00 00 MZ..............
b8 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 40 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 ................
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 ................
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 d8 00 00 00 ................

.SCR Screen Saver file sample: Click sample.scr to download.

For more information on .SCR Screen Saver files, see links below:

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