.SEARCH-MS File Extension
- Developer by: Microsoft
- Category: Misc Files
- Format: XML
What are .SEARCH-MS files and how to open them?Can't open .SEARCH-MS 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 .SEARCH-MS file.
What is a .SEARCH-MS file extension?
.SEARCH-MS file extension is created by Microsoft. .SEARCH-MS has been classified as Misc Files. The format of .SEARCH-MS file is XML.
.SEARCH-MS is Windows Saved Search File
File created by the Windows operating system; stores Windows Explorer saved search results in an XML format; created when a user selects the button after performing a search; creates a new window with the search results when opened.
SEARCH-MS files save users the overhead of repeating the search process. This helps particularly with slow searches. However, SEARCH-MS files are not updated when new files are created in Windows. Therefore, use discretion when relying on them for search information.
NOTE: Windows does not display the ".search-ms" extension on SEARCH-MS files. However, you may view the extension in the file properties window by right clicking the file and selecting "Properties" from the drop down list.