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Details of extension .msvc

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .msvc file?
  • Which program can create the .msvc file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .msvc format?
  • What can convert .msvc files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .msvc extension?
Visual Studio C++ Compiler Makefile .msvc file icon

Visual Studio C++ Compiler Makefile

The MSVC file is a Visual Studio C++ Compiler Makefile. Microsoft Visual Studio is a software development environment built on the .NET Framework that is designed for managing projects and development work in a variety of languages.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Visual Studio .NET Visual C++ Project
Visual Studio C++ Project
Visual Studio C++ Project Items Data
Visual Studio Gradients Data
Visual Studio Project Type Settings Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

eYaMosaic Graphic Mosaic
mSecure Data
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Formuler S Mini Channel List

The .msvc filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

svc (1), mvc (1), mscc (1), nsvc (1), msv (1), msc (1)

Can't open a .msvc file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.msvc

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 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android