File Extension Library

.VSCONTENT File Extension

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

What are .VSCONTENT files and how to open them?

Can't open .VSCONTENT 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 .VSCONTENT file.

What is a .VSCONTENT file extension?

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

.VSCONTENT is Visual Studio Content File

Text file that describes the content of a Visual Studio package; includes the filename, display name, description, file type, and content version of each file; used for describing Visual Studio items shared as community components.

VSCONTENT files are typically compressed along with the component files into a single archive using ZIP compression. The resulting archive can be turned into a Visual Studio Content Installer (.VSI) File by changing the file extension from ".zip" to ".vsi".

List of all softwares that can open the Visual Studio Content File
Microsoft Visual Studio 2017

How to fix problems with .VSCONTENT files

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