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MSC File Format

Common console document (Microsoft Windows 2000)

MSC is a file extension for a Microsoft management console file format used by Microsoft Windows and is a collection of various snap in tools to simplify administration of a computer and create automatic tasks.

In Windows 2000, MSC is used for common console document files.


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I have found a link to component services on my start menu (Windows 7) This link to Microsoft Common Consul Document on my hard drive no idea where it came from so checking it out.



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