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Details of extension .nsc

On this page, we're going to take a closer look at the .nsc file extension, which is related to Windows Media Station File. We'll explain what exactly a .nsc fileformat is and how you can use it. If you're interested in learning more details about this type of file, we'll show you where to find them. And if you ever need to convert .nsc files into different formats, we'll give you some tips on how to do that too. Let's see the file format associated with this file extension!


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nsc file - Windows Media Station File

Windows Media Station File

The NSC file is a Windows Media Station File. Windows Media Station file (.nsc) is the session description file for Microsoft's Media Stream Broadcast (MSB) protocol.
Category: Multimedia files
Application: Windows Media Player
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-conference
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:

The .nsc file extension might not only belong to a single type of file, there could be various kinds that use it. Keep in mind that files with the .nsc extension may contain various content types. If you have helpful information about this extension, write to us!

Could someone have spelled the .nsc file extension wrong?

In our database, we came across the following similar extensions:

.nsv Nullsoft Streaming Video
.bsc Argus ONE Modflow GUI-PIE Data
.nss Magentic Screensaver
.nsf Lotus Notes Data
.nec NEC Antenna Data
.ncc Nikon Capture Camera Data

The .nsc extension is frequently misused

People sometimes confuse the .nsc filename extension. Based on the searches on our site, here are the most common misspellings from the past year.

nsv (1), bsc (1), nss (1), nsf (1), nec (1), ncc (1), ns (1), nqc (1), snc (1), jsc (1)

Having trouble opening a .nsc file?

If you want to open a .nsc file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. Incorrect settings for the .nsc association can trigger this error.

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.nsc

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