Files with msa extension are used for memory sticks as an audio file format.

There is one other file type using
the MSA file extension!

empty icon.msa - Magic Shadow Archiver Atari disk image

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Software that open msa file

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MSA file extension - Memory Stick Audio file format

What is msa file? How to open msa files?

File type specification:

Audio and sound file type icon Audio and sound file type

The MSA file extension is associated with memory stick audio file format.

Memory Stick Audio File Format is a format for recording or playing back copyrighted music content on Memory Stick.

By combining Memory Stick Audio File Format compliant product with compliant software such as SonicStage and Netjuke you can transfer the content you purchased from a music content distributor or the content you ripped from music CD onto Memory Stick and play it back on a compliant product.

The default software associated to open msa file:

Sony Corporation logoSonicStage  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Sony Corporation

SonicStage is multimedia player and music manager for Sony Hi-MD Walkman,  Net MD Walkman, Network Walkman (NW-E/NW-A/NW-S/NW-HD/ NW-MS series),  ATRAC CD Walkman.

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 .msa 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 software applications associated to the .msa 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 msa file, edit msa file, convert msa file, view msa file, play msa 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 msa files.

Software that import msa file - Memory Stick Audio file format

Programs supporting the exension msa on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about SonicStage for import msa file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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