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Details of extension .msg

4 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .msg file?
  • Which program can create the .msg file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .msg format?
  • What can convert .msg files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .msg extension?
.msg
Microsoft Outlook E-Mail Message .msg file icon

Microsoft Outlook E-Mail Message

MSG file is a Microsoft Outlook E-Mail Message. Microsoft Outlook is a personal information manager from Microsoft, available as a part of the Microsoft Office suite.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: Microsoft Outlook
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-msg
Magic bytes (HEX): -
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Related extensions:
Microsoft Outlook Navigation Bar
Microsoft Outlook Template
Microsoft Outlook Express E-Mail
Microsoft Internet News Message
Microsoft Outlook Form Storage
Microsoft Outlook Rules Wizard
cc:Mail Archive
Novell GroupWise Saved E-Mail
Microsoft Outlook Express v4 Mailbox
.msg
SmartWare Intro Display Data .msg file icon

SmartWare Intro Display Data

MSG file is a SmartWare Intro Display Data. SmartWare is a programming platform. SmartWare also includes a word processor, spreadsheet, and communication modules.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: SmartWare
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
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Aliases:
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Related extensions:
SmartWare Project Backup
SmartWare Worksheet Backup
SmartWare Macro Backup
SmartWare Worksheet Document
SmartWare Report Definition File
SmartWare Business Graph Definition File
SmartWare Text Graph Definition File
SmartWare Scientific Graph Definition File
SmartWare Elevation Graph Definition File
.msg
SOBEK Communications Data .msg file icon

SOBEK Communications Data

MSG file is a SOBEK Communications Data. SOBEK is a modelling suite for flood forecasting, optimization of drainage systems, control of irrigation systems, sewer overflow design, river morphology, salt intrusion and surface water quality.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: SOBEK
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
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Aliases:
-
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Related extensions:
SOBEK Rainfall Series Data
SOBEK Wind Data
SOBEK History Data
SOBEK Debug Data
SOBEK Real-time Control Data
SOBEK Water Quality Locations Data
SOBEK Filenames Data
SOBEK Digital Elevation Map Data
SOBEK RTC Communication Data
.msg
Uniface Message Texts Data .msg file icon

Uniface Message Texts Data

MSG file is a Uniface Message Texts Data. Uniface is a development and deployment platform for enterprise applications that can run in a large range of runtime environments, including mobile, mainframe, web, Service-oriented architecture, Windows, Java EE and .NET.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: Uniface
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
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Links:
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Related extensions:
Uniface Runtime Repository
Uniface Glyph Object
Uniface Global Object Data
Uniface Dynamic Server Page
Uniface Form Data
Uniface Service Data
Uniface Entity Service Data
Uniface Report Data
Uniface Session Service Data

Other types of files may also use the .msg file extension. If you have helpful information about .msg extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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HAHTsite Site Configuration for AS Group
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The .msg filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

msh (44), nsg (1), hsg (1), msy (1), mst (1), msn (1), msf (1), ms (1), mg (1), mcg (1), sg (1), ksg (1), mxg (1), msv (1), msr (1)

Can't open a .msg file?

If you want to open a .msg file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .msg association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.msg

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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