The *.windowslivecontact is related to the Microsoft Live Messenger an instant messaging client for Microsoft Windows. The WINDOWSLIVECONTACT file stores encrypted contact personal data.

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WINDOWSLIVECONTACT file - Microsoft Live Messenger file

What is windowslivecontact file? How to open windowslivecontact files?

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windowslivecontact file icon: windowslivecontact filetype icon

The WINDOWSLIVECONTACT file extension is associated with the Microsoft Live Messenger instant messaging and video conferencing application for Windows and Mac. The *.windowslivecontact file contains personal data about contact (e-mail, photo, phone etc.) in encrypted file format.

The default software associated to windowslivecontact file type:

Windows Live Messenger icon

Microsoft Corporation logoWindows Live Messenger  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Windows Live Messenger also known as MSN Live Messenger is instant messaging application developed by Microsoft. Live Messenger supports text chat as well as audio and video callings. It was merged with Skype.

Windows Live Messenger for Mac icon

Microsoft Corporation logoWindows Live Messenger for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

Windows Live Messenger for Mac allows users to communicate or collaborate on the fly, sharing instant messages, presence information, or files across time zones and locales. You can even make audio or video calls with contacts on the Mac or on Windows.

It was eventually merged with Skype, but previous versions are still available for download as part of Windows Essentials.

Help how to open:

The .windowslivecontact files can be opened by Microsoft Live Messenger.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .windowslivecontact 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 .windowslivecontact file extension

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Software that open windowslivecontact file - Microsoft Live Messenger file

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

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