.MSI file extension

  1. 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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  3. AlephZero

    AlephZero 7,298
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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
     
  4. Thanks. I'll give it a try.
     
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