File Extension Library

.VSCH File Extension

  • Developer by: Microsoft
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .VSCH files and how to open them?

Can't open .VSCH 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 .VSCH file.

What is a .VSCH file extension?

.VSCH file extension is created by Microsoft. .VSCH has been classified as Data Files. The format of .VSCH file is Binary.

.VSCH is Windows Vault Schema File

File created by Windows Vault (also called the Credential Manager), a program available with Windows 7 that allows users to securely store personal information such as user names and passwords; contains a schema, or data description, for the data stored in the vault.

VSCH files are typically located in the following directory:


Windows Vault may also create two other files with the .VPOL and .VCRD extensions when creating a user vault.

NOTE: You can access your Windows Vault through the Credential Manager by opening the Control Panel, choosing User Accounts and Family Safety, and selecting Credential Manager.

List of all softwares that can open the Windows Vault Schema File
Passcape Password Recovery

How to fix problems with .VSCH files

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