File Extension Library

.VSMACROS File Extension

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

What is an .VSMACROS file?

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

.VSMACROS is Visual Studio Binary Macro Project

Binary version of a macro project created by Visual Studio, a Windows application development tool created by Microsoft; contains a sequence of actions either recorded by the user in capture mode, or manually programmed in a Visual Studio editor; used for automating repetitive tasks needed during software development.

Binary macro projects are also used for developing add-ons that extend the Visual Studio IDE.

List of all softwares that can open the Visual Studio Binary Macro Project
Microsoft Visual Studio 2017

How to Open .VSMACROS file on different platforms

Open .VSMACROS File on Windows

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

Open .VSMACROS File on Mac

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

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

Open .VSMACROS File on iPhone

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

How to fix problems with .VSMACROS files

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