Files with msha file extension are generally related to Microsoft Help and used for some installation definition files. 

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Software that open msha file

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MSHA file extension - Microsoft Help library help manifest

What is msha file? How to open msha files?

The msha file extension is associated with the Microsoft Help application used to view Help files distributed as a part of Microsoft Windows.

The msha file contains installation definitions. It is stored in simple text format with XML tags.

Updated: April 18, 2024

The default software associated to open msha file:

Microsoft Windows Help icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Windows Help  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Windows Help is used to create help files for Microsoft Windows operating system and other Microsoft applications. Windows Help SDKs are different for every version of Windows it can be called Windows Help, Help and Support Center, Assistance Platform 1.0 Client - Windows Vista Help SDK, Microsoft Windows: HTML Help 1.4 etc.

Help how to open:

You can view these files in any text editor.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .msha 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 .msha 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 msha file, edit msha file, convert msha file, view msha file, play msha 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 msha files.

Software that open msha file - Microsoft Help library help manifest

Programs supporting the exension msha on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open msha file action.

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