.MSG File Extension

Developer:
Microsoft
File Type:
Outlook Mail Message
Popularity:

Having trouble opening .msg extension? Don't panic! This page explains what msg files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open msg files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a MSG file?

Msg file extension has Outlook Mail Message file type, developed by Microsoft, which is associated with the "text files" category.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

msg file icon
Developer:
Microsoft
File Type:
Outlook Mail Message
Category:
Text Files
Format:
N/A

How to open MSG file?

Double click the msg file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .msg extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the msg extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".
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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the msg file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open MSG files

  • Windows Windows
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Kupon.BG Klammer Kupon.BG Klammer
    • 45RPM MailRaider 45RPM MailRaider
    • Mozilla SeaMonkey Mozilla SeaMonkey
  • Linux Linux
    • Mozilla SeaMonkey Mozilla SeaMonkey
  • iOS iOS
    • Kupon.BG Klammer 3 Kupon.BG Klammer 3
  • Android Android
    • Viewer for Android Viewer for Android

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the msg file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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