MIG file format description
Many people share .mig files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .mig file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .mig files.
2 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.mig - Windows USMT Backup Archive
The MIG archive files are related to Windows USMT. MIG file is a Windows USMT Backup Archive. The Windows User State Migration Tool (USMT) is a Microsoft command line utility program intended to allow advanced users, comfortable with Scripting language, to transfer files and settings between PCs.
- Windows USMT
- Archive files
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- Windows USMT Backup Archive related extensions:
.mig - MSX MIG Image
The MIG graphic files are related to Recoil. MIG file is a MSX MIG Image. MSX was a standardized home computer architecture.
- Graphic files
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- MSX MIG Image related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .mig file extension. Even harmful programs can create .mig files. Be especially cautious with .mig files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .mig 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .mig file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
mir, ig, mlg, min, mi, mog, hig, mkg, miv, mih, mib, mg, jig, mug, mjg
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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