.MSP File Extension

There are 4 file types use the .MSP file extension:

  1. Microsoft Paint Bitmap Image
  2. Windows Installer Patch
  3. ClarisWorks Dictionary File
  4. MaxScript Page File

1. Microsoft Paint Bitmap Image

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.

Software's name License Platforms
Corel PaintShop Pro Corel PaintShop Pro Commercial MacWindows
Microsoft Paint Microsoft Paint Included Windows

Updated: May 16, 2011

2. Windows Installer Patch

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.

Software's name License Platforms
Microsoft Windows Installer Microsoft Windows Installer Included Windows

Updated: March 20, 2010

3. ClarisWorks Dictionary File

ClarisWorks Dictionary File
  • Developer Apple
  • Popularity
    2.8 (5 votes)
  • Category Data Files
  • Format N/A

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.

Software's name License Platforms
Apple AppleWorks Apple AppleWorks Commercial iOSMacWindows
Apple ClarisWorks Apple ClarisWorks MacWindows

Updated: February 9, 2011

4. MaxScript Page File

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.

Software's name License Platforms
MAXSIS DBfree MAXSIS DBfree Windows
MAXSIS DBmax MAXSIS DBmax Windows

Updated: June 30, 2010

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