There are 4 file types use the .MSP file extension:
- Microsoft Paint Bitmap Image
- Windows Installer Patch
- ClarisWorks Dictionary File
- MaxScript Page File
1. Microsoft Paint Bitmap Image
Monochromatic (black and white) image file created by Microsoft Paint, one of the first painting programs released by Microsoft; also used for storing older clip art images.
Updated: May 16, 2011
2. Windows Installer Patch
File used to update the Windows operating system and other Microsoft programs; typically included with security updates or Microsoft hotfixes; run by the Windows Installer programs Hotfix.exe and Update.exe.
|Microsoft Windows Installer||Included|
Updated: March 20, 2010
3. ClarisWorks Dictionary File
File used by ClarisWorks and AppleWorks office suite software products; contains a word list used by the software's spell checker; can support multiple languages and dialects.
Example MSP files include usenglsh.msp and ukenglsh.msp. These files store the dictionaries for the United States English language and the United Kingdom English language, respectively.
NOTE: Both ClarisWorks and AppleWorks have been discontinued.
Updated: February 9, 2011
4. MaxScript Page File
Web-based script created for MaxScript, an xBase interpreter that executes server-side scripts; contains HTML code and xBase or Clipper commands; stored in an ASCII text format; can be edited with any text editor.
MaxScript interfaces directly with data sources such as .DBF files. It also supports ODBC connections to retrieve dynamic content for Web pages.
MaxScript is used by MAXSIS DBmax and DBfree.
Updated: June 30, 2010