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JSCRIPT file format description

Many people share .jscript files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .jscript file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .jscript files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.jscript - Windows Media Player JScript

JSCRIPT file is a Windows Media Player JScript. Windows Media Player is a software package installed with Microsoft operating systems to manage playback of multimedia files, including digital video and music files. JScript is Microsoft's dialect of the ECMAScript standard that is used in Internet Explorer.

.jscript file format description:
JSCRIPT format
Windows Media Player
Development files
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Windows Media Player JScript related links:
Windows Media Player JScript related extensions:
DVD Audio Object
Advanced Systems Format Media
Advanced Stream Redirector
Sony ATRAC3 Compressed Audio
Sun Audio File
Microsoft Video for Windows Movie

Naturally, other applications may also use the .jscript file extension. Even harmful programs can create .jscript files. Be especially cautious with .jscript files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .jscript file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .jscript file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:


Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Generic Script

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