File Extension Library

.MAG File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Misc Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .MAG file?

.MAG file extension is created by Microsoft. .MAG has been classified as Misc Files. The format of .MAG file is Binary.

.MAG is Access Diagram Shortcut File

Shortcut created by Microsoft Access, a desktop RDBMS (Relational Database Management System) application; stores a shortcut to a diagram or chart created using an Access database; used for loading diagrams in Access without first having to open the database file.

NOTE: Since MAG files contain links to active database content, they are distrusted by default in several email and file collaboration programs, including some versions of Microsoft Outlook and Microsoft SharePoint server.

List of all softwares that can open the Access Diagram Shortcut File
Microsoft Access 2016
File Type 2:

Magic Circuit Layout File

Developer by: Open Circuit Design Category: Data Files Format: Binary

Circuit design created by Magic, a tool used to create Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) layouts; contains a circuit design, which incorporates data buses and components, as well as design verification information that ensures the circuit is designed correctly.

Magic is commonly used for educational purposes in the areas of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and Computer Science (CS).

How to Open .MAG file on different platforms

Open .MAG File on Windows

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

Open .MAG File on Mac

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

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

Open .MAG File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .MAG files

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