File Extension Library


.MSQ File Extension

  • Category: Audio and sound Files

What is an .MSQ file?

.MSQ file extension has been classified as Audio and sound Files.

.MSQ is Multimedia Workshop audio file

The msq file extension is associated with the Multimedia Workshop application that allows users to create multimedia presentations and documents, developed by Davidson & Associates.

The .msq file stores audio for multimedia presentations. Davidson & Associates was defunct in 1999.


How to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .msq file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .MSQ file on different platforms

Open .MSQ File on Windows

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

Open .MSQ File on Mac

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

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

Open .MSQ File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .MSQ files

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