File Extension Library

.MSRCINCIDENT File Extension

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

What is an .MSRCINCIDENT file?

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

.MSRCINCIDENT is Windows Remote Assistance Invitation File

XML file used by Windows Remote Assistance, a program that allows remote users to control your computer; contains connection information and login privileges; used for inviting experts to help troubleshoot computer problems.

MSRCINCIDENT files are created in Windows Remote Assistance by selecting "Invite someone you trust to help you" and then choosing either the "Save this invitation as a file" or "Use e-mail to send an invitation" option.

When the receiver gets the file, he can open it in Windows Remote Assistance and select "Help someone who has invited you" and then the "Use an invitation file" option to start the remote session.

NOTE: Windows Remote Assistance can be opened by selecting Start → All Programs → Maintenance → Windows Remote Assistance.

List of all softwares that can open the Windows Remote Assistance Invitation File
Microsoft Windows Remote Assistance

How to Open .MSRCINCIDENT file on different platforms

Open .MSRCINCIDENT File on Windows

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

Open .MSRCINCIDENT File on Mac

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

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

Open .MSRCINCIDENT File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .MSRCINCIDENT files

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