The File Extensions Database

.MSDVD File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Video Files
  • Format: XML

What is an .MSDVD file?

.MSDVD is Windows DVD Maker Project File

DVD project created with Windows DVD Maker; formatted in XML and contains tags that define the media content, DVD title, menu style, button names, and other information; may also be generated by third-party applications that access DVD Maker's encoding capabilities.

Windows DVD Maker is a DVD production program included with Windows Vista Home Premium and Ultimate editions. It is a supplemental application to Windows Movie Maker.

Programs that open Windows DVD Maker Project File
Microsoft Windows DVD Maker

How to solve problems with MSDVD files

  • Associate the MSDVD file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any MSDVD file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.MSDVD files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the MSDVD file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .MSDVD is Windows DVD Maker Project File. Because only the current version supports the latest MSDVD file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Microsoft manufacturer website after an available .MSDVD is Windows DVD Maker Project File update.
  • To make sure that your MSDVD file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.