File Extension Library


.CSMANIFEST File Extension

  • Developer by: ICQ LLC
  • Category: Settings, options, themes or skins Files

What is an .CSMANIFEST file?

.CSMANIFEST file extension is created by ICQ LLC. .CSMANIFEST has been classified as Settings, options, themes or skins Files.

.CSMANIFEST is ICQ 6 settings

The csmanifest file extension is associated with the ICQ, an instant messaging client for Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac and other platforms.

Text file used by ICQ version 6, contains program settings.

.CSMANIFEST file format is deprecated and this file format is no longer supported.

Currently, .CSMANIFEST file type is not actively used and is obsolete. This usually happens with system files in older operating systems, files from long-discontinued software, or with previous versions of some file types (documents, projects, images, etc.) that were replaced in later versions of the original programs.


How to open:

Use text editor (Notepad, Notepad++).

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .csmanifest 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.

How to Open .CSMANIFEST file on different platforms

Open .CSMANIFEST File on Windows

  • Right-click a .CSMANIFEST
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .CSMANIFEST file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .CSMANIFEST files" Press "Ok"

Open .CSMANIFEST File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .CSMANIFEST file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .CSMANIFEST File on Linux

Right click on the .CSMANIFEST file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .CSMANIFEST File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .CSMANIFEST file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .CSMANIFEST File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .CSMANIFEST files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .CSMANIFEST files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .CSMANIFEST files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .CSMANIFEST file format
  2. You need to check the .CSMANIFEST file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)