File Extension Library

.MSCX File Extension

  • Developer by: The MuseScore Team
  • Category: Audio Files
  • Format: Text

What are .MSCX files and how to open them?

Can't open .MSCX 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 .MSCX file.

What is a .MSCX file extension?

.MSCX file extension is created by The MuseScore Team. .MSCX has been classified as Audio Files. The format of .MSCX file is Text.

.MSCX is MuseScore Music Score File

Music score created by MuseScore, a free music composition and notation program; contains a music composition, including instruments, key signatures, music notes, and time signatures; also contains other composition information, such as the title, composer, and copyright information.

MSCX files store the uncompressed version of music scores. Compressed music scores are stored in .MSCZ files, which is the standard format for MuseScore compositions. MSCX files can be translated into twenty languages in MuseScore.

Since MSCX files are saved in an uncompressed text format, they can be manually edited with any text editor.

NOTE: MSCX files were introduced in MuseScore version 0.9.5 due to a file association conflict in Windows. Earlier MuseScore versions use the .MSC file extension.

List of all softwares that can open the MuseScore Music Score File

How to fix problems with .MSCX files

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