File Extension Library

.PROPDESC File Extension

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

What are .PROPDESC files and how to open them?

Can't open .PROPDESC 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 .PROPDESC file.

What is a .PROPDESC file extension?

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

.PROPDESC is Property Description

XML file that describes properties that can be searched using Windows Search; created for properties that are not already in the property system; must be stored in a global location (not a user directory) in order to function correctly.

Examples of elements that may be included in a PROPDESC file include searchInfo, labelInfo, typeInfo, aliasInfo, and displayInfo. Common attributes include data type, label, and help string.

List of all softwares that can open the Property Description
Microsoft Windows Search

How to fix problems with .PROPDESC files

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