The maq file extension is related to the Microsoft Access a relational database management system. The *.maq file stores query shortcut.

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MAQ file extension - Microsoft Access query shortcut file

What is maq file? How to open maq files?

The maq file extension is associated with Microsoft Access a database management system, part of Microsoft Office Suite, developed by Microsoft Corporation.

The *.maq files contain a shortcut to a query within a Microsoft Access database.

The default software associated to maq file type:

Microsoft Access icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Access  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

A popular relational database management system for Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Access is sold as stand-alone application, or as a part of Microsoft Office suite Professional edition and higher. Access uses own database format, to build databases, based on Jet Database Engine and also can import databases created by other applications.

Common file extensions for Access databases are accdb and mdb (previous MS Access versions).

Microsoft Office icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Office  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Office is popular productivity suite for Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Office contains a set of applications and services used to work with documents (Microsoft Word), spreadsheets (Microsoft Excel), presentations (Microsoft Powerpoint), databases (Microsoft Access) etc..

Microsoft Office can be also used to manage e-mail accounts, tasks, calendars and contacts (Microsoft Outlook). Microsoft Office for Windows is distributed in four editions for Home, Academic and corporate sector.

Help how to open MAQ files:

Generally speaking a file type from certain Office program can be opened with that particular software, except for files that allow data exchange between programs, or internal data files that are not mean to be directly opened by users.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to open Microsoft Office documents

How to convert file with extension MAQ:

Various document and project file types from MS Office programs can be usually exported to some generic exchange formats so they can be opened in other programs. Some file types however, are not meant to be converted to anything else.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert Microsoft Office documents

List of software applications associated to the .maq file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open maq file, edit maq file, convert maq file, view maq file, play maq 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting maq files.

  • Create maq file
  • Others maq file

Programs that can create maq file - Microsoft Access query shortcut file

Click on the link to get more information about Microsoft Access for create maq file action.

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