What is a .CUSTOMDESTINATIONS-MS File And How To Open It – Microsoft (Easy Guide)

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Have you came across a file with the .customdestinations-ms extension and you don’t know what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .customdestinations-ms file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.


The .CUSTOMDESTINATIONS-MS file extension comes from Windows Jump List File. The development of this file was done by Microsoft. The format of this system related files is text and binary.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .customdestinations-ms file on 1 platform.

How to open a .CUSTOMDESTINATIONS-MS file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .CUSTOMDESTINATIONS-MS file on various operating systems.

How to open a .CUSTOMDESTINATIONS-MS file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .customdestinations-ms file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Microsoft Windows software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .CUSTOMDESTINATIONS-MS file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Microsoft Windows software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .CUSTOMDESTINATIONS-MS file?

If you are still unable to open the .CUSTOMDESTINATIONS-MS file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .CUSTOMDESTINATIONS-MS file.cut – Dr. Halo Bitmap Image File, .cv – Microsoft, .cv5 – ACD Systems, .cva – Hewlett-Packard, .cva – ACD Systems. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .CUSTOMDESTINATIONS-MS file with the Microsoft Windows program on Windows.