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.MSI file extension

by angelo78251
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angelo78251
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Mar1-13, 09:08 AM
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I am using a MAC and have a download with a .msi file extension. Since I do not use Microsoft for my operating system, I can't open the file. Is there a download for this that I can get to open these files?
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Mar1-13, 09:40 AM
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An .MSI file is part of the software installation process for windows software.

If you are trying to install a software package, maybe you downloaded the Windows version not the Mac version?

7-zip can extract from MSI files on Windows. There is an "unofiicial" Mac version here:
http://www.7-zip.org/download.html
angelo78251
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Mar1-13, 10:33 AM
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Thanks. I'll give it a try.


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