Details of the .msg file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .msg file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .msg file?
- What program do I need to open a .msg file?
- How can the .msg file be opened, edited or printed?
- Where can I find the specifications for .msg?
- Which MIME-type is associated with the .msg extension?
- How can I convert .msg files to another format?
- What are other, similar filename extensions to .msg?
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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
Microsoft Outlook E-Mail
MSG file is a Microsoft Outlook E-Mail message.
Other types of files may also use the .msg file extension.
The .msg file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
We found the following similar file extensions in our database:
Can't open a .msg file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
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Windows cannot open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...
If you don't know how to set the .msg file association, check the FAQ.
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