VSPSCC file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.vspscc - Visual Studio Project Source Control

The VSPSCC development files are related to Microsoft Visual Studio. The VSPSCC file is a Visual Studio Project Source Control. When a project is added to Source Control, a corresponding .vspscc file (Project hint file) is created. It contains exclusion file list and connection information. Do not delete this file because it contains information specific to the project.

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

Can't open a .vspscc 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 .vspscc file extension is often given incorrectly!

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


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Similar file extensions in our database:

Visual Studio Solution Source Control Temporary File

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