An mcq file extension is related to the McAfee quarantined data format.

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MCQ file extension - McAfee quarantined data

What is mcq file? How to open mcq files?

File type specification:

Dangerous and malicious file type icon Dangerous and malicious file type

The mcq file extension is associated with the McAfee VirusScan, and other security programs developed by McAfee (now part of Intel Security).

The mcq file stores suspicious data in quarantine.

The default software associated to open mcq file:

McAfee VirusScan icon

McAfee, Inc. logoMcAfee VirusScan  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
McAfee, Inc.

McAfee VirusScan is antivirus application used to protect computer against virus, Trojan horses and malware attacks. It is distributed as a part of McAfee Internet Security Suite.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .mcq 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.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .mcq file extension

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with mcq file - McAfee quarantined data

Click on the software link for more information about McAfee VirusScan. McAfee VirusScan uses mcq file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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