An msc file extension is mainly used by Microsoft Windows operating system for files related to Microsoft Management Console.
MSC file extension - Microsoft management console control file
What is msc file? How to open msc files?
File type specification:
msc file icon:
The msc file extension is associated with the Microsoft Management Console.
The msc file is a Management Saved Console file that constitutes a tool.
After an administrator has assembled a tool using various snap-ins, the administrator can save the tool to an *.msc file. The file persists the tool so that it can be opened and used again later.
msc files are stored in simple text file format, which is viewable in any text editing tool.
The default software associated to msc file type:
Company or developer:
Microsoft Management Console (MMC) hosts administrative tools that you can use to administer networks, computers, services, and other system components.
Company or developer:
Microsoft Windows is a family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp.. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS. MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Windows 10.
List of software applications associated to the .msc 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 msc file, edit msc file, convert msc file, view msc file, play msc file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 msc files.
- Open msc file
- Edit msc file
Software that open msc file - Microsoft management console control file
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Main software associated with msc file by default:
Microsoft Management Console
Other suggested software:
Microsoft Windows 10
Microsoft Windows 8
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Windows 2000
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