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Informations about the MSX filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .msx filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .msx file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

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.msx - MSX Disk Image

The MSX file is a Disk Image file, which is connected to the MSX Disk Image according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the MSX Disk Image (.msx) files can be opened or converted with the help of MESS.

Format description:
MSX format
Disk Image
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
MSX Emulators on Wikipedia
Related extensions:
Atari 2600 ROM Image
Atari 5200 ROM Image
Atari 7800 ROM Image
Commodore KIM-1 Image

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .msx file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .msx extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .msx files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .msx file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .msx file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .msx file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .msx file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .msx extension

The .msx filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .msx files.

sx, jsx, nsx, mxs, mwx, mss, msc, ms, mex, lsx, smx, mzx, mx, msz, msd

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .msx file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .msx extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

Adobe ExtendScript File
ArcVIEW Geocode ODB Index
Map Service Definition
Macro Express Macro File
Freescale S-record File
Streaming Media Shortcut

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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