File Extension Library


.INSP File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft Corporation
  • Category: Various data Files

What is an .INSP file?

.INSP file extension is created by Microsoft Corporation. .INSP has been classified as Various data Files.

.INSP is Microsoft Visual Studio inspector data

The insp file extension is associated with the Microsoft Visual Studio, an integrated development environment that allows programmers to create applications for Microsoft Windows, .NET framework, Windows Phone etc.

The typical .insp file stores various data used for internal purposes of the Visual Studio.


How to open:

Likely only used for the purposes of Microsoft Visual Studio.

How to convert:

As far as we know, no conversion for *.insp files is possible.

How to Open .INSP file on different platforms

Open .INSP File on Windows

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

Open .INSP File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .INSP 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 .INSP File on Linux

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

Open .INSP File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .INSP 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 .INSP 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 .INSP files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .INSP files

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