File Extension Library


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

What are .MINESWEEPERSAVE-MS files and how to open them?

Can't open .MINESWEEPERSAVE-MS file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .MINESWEEPERSAVE-MS file.

What is a .MINESWEEPERSAVE-MS file extension?

.MINESWEEPERSAVE-MS file extension is created by Microsoft. .MINESWEEPERSAVE-MS has been classified as Game Files. The format of .MINESWEEPERSAVE-MS file is Binary.

.MINESWEEPERSAVE-MS is Minesweeper Saved Game

Saved game file created by Minesweeper, a classic puzzle game included with Microsoft Windows; stores the state of the minesweeper map, including revealed blocks, flagged blocks, and the elapsed time; used for restoring the last opened game state when the program was closed.

You cannot save Minesweeper saved games from within Minesweeper program menu. Instead, when closing the program, it asks if the user would like to save the current state. If the user chooses to save the state, the game resumes the next time the program is opened.

In Windows 7, MINESWEEPER-MS files are saved by default to the following directory: [user]\Saved Games\Microsoft Games\Minesweeper\.

List of all softwares that can open the Minesweeper Saved Game
Microsoft Minesweeper

How to fix problems with .MINESWEEPERSAVE-MS files

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