STA File Recovery

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STA File Recovery

What is a .STA file?

File created by a MAME arcade video game emulation program; contains a "frozen" state of the emulated arcade machine at a particular time during gameplay; used for saving and loading games.

How to recover lost .STA files?

Sometimes while working with a computer, laptop or other stationary or mobile devices, you may encounter various bugs, freezes, hardware or software failures, even in spite of regular updates and junk cleaning. As a result, an important .STA file may be deleted.

By no means should you think that the only way to recover a .STA file is always to create it once more.

Use programs for recovering .STA files if a file was lost after accidental or deliberate deleting, formatting the memory card or the internal storage, cleaning the storage device, after a virus attack or a system failure.

Programs to recover .STA files

Looking for a way to recover files?

In cases when files were deleted and they cannot be restored by using standard operating system tools, use Hetman Partition Recovery.

To do it:

1. Download Hetman Partition Recovery, install and start the program.

2. The program will run an automatic scan and display all hard disks and removable drives, physical and local disks connected to this PC.

3. Double-click on the disk from which you need to recover files, and select analysis type.

4. When the scanning is over, you will be shown the files for recovery.

5. To find a file you need, use the program’s interface to open the folder it was deleted from, or go to the folder «Content-Aware Analysis» and select the required file type.

6. Select the files you have been looking for and click «Recovery».

7. Choose one of the methods for saving the files and recover them.

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How to open file with .STA extension?

Looking for how to open a mame saved state file file?

Additional Information

Тип файла: MAME Saved State File

Расширение файла: .STA

Разработчик: The MAME Team

Категория: Game Files

Формат: Binary

Mime-type: application/octet-stream

HEX: 4D 41 4D 45 53 41 56 45

ASCII: MAMESAVE

File Types that Using the STA Extension:
- MAME Saved State File
- Adobe Photoshop Match Color Image Statistics File
- ABAQUS Status File

Programs that open STA files

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