Files with LIBRARY-MS extension might be found in Windows 7. Library description files.

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LIBRARY-MS file extension - Microsoft Windows 7 library description file

What is library-ms file? How to open library-ms files?

File type specification:

Settings, options, themes or skins file type icon Settings, options, themes or skins file type

library-ms file icon: library-ms filetype icon

The LIBRARY-MS file extension is associated with the Microsoft Windows 7. Library description file contains XML schema, that defines library. Library aggregates items from local or remote storage location into a single view in Windows Explorer.

Library contains files, that are stored in one or more locations. Library do not actually store these files, but it monitors the folders that contain the files, and let user access and arrange the files in different ways.

For example, a user can have music files in multiple folders on a local hard disk and also on an external hard disk. Using the Music Library, the user can access all of those files at the same time and sort them all by artist name or album title as a single group.

The default software associated to library-ms file type:

Microsoft Windows 7 icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Windows 7  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Windows 7 is the latest version of Microsoft Windows family of operating systems for desktops, notebooks, netbooks, tablets and media centers.

Microsoft distributes Windows 7 in four editions: Windows 7 Starter is designed for netbooks. Windows 7 Home Premium is used in home computers and notebooks. Windows 7 Professional is for business using and Windows 7 Ultimate contains all features from all previous Windows 7 editions and some others.

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How to create Library in Windows 7

Help how to open LIBRARY-MS files:

Library description file is in a simple text file format and contains XML schema. You can open it in any text editor such as Windows Notepad, Notepad++, TextEdit, Gedit etc..

How to convert file with extension LIBRARY-MS:

As far as we know, this .library-ms file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

Related links:

Microsoft Library Description Schema

List of software applications associated to the .library-ms file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open library-ms file, edit library-ms file, convert library-ms file, view library-ms file, play library-ms file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the library-ms files.

  • Open library-ms file
  • Save library-ms file
  • Edit library-ms file
  • Create library-ms file
  • Settings library-ms file

Software that open library-ms file - Microsoft Windows 7 library description file

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Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with library-ms file by default:
Microsoft Windows 7 small icon Microsoft Windows 7
Other suggested software:
Microsoft Windows NotePad small icon Microsoft Windows NotePad
NotePad++ text editor small icon NotePad++ text editor

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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