What is a .WSC File And How To Open It – Microsoft (Guide)

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .wsc extension. It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .wsc file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .WSC file?

The .WSC file extension is from Windows Script Component. This file extension was developed by Microsoft. This file belongs to the text format and it is a development related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .wsc file on 1 platform.

How to open a .WSC file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .WSC file on various operating systems.

How to open a .WSC file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .wsc file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Microsoft Notepad software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .WSC file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Microsoft Notepad software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .WSC file?

If you cannot open the .WSC file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .WSC file.wsc – WonderSwan Color Game ROM. 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 .WSC file with the Microsoft Notepad program on Windows.