HEREFile Extension .WS Information


File Type Generic IconWindows Script
File Format Proprietary (Microsoft)
Usage Open manually; may run a program or script when opened
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common

Executable script for Windows that can incorporate JScript and VBScript routines and may include XML elements; runs when opened if Windows Scripting Host (WSH) 2.0 or later is installed.

Important: Do not open as an e-mail attachment, since WS files can contain viruses or other malicious programs.

Open With

IconMicrosoft WScript

IconAny text editor

Updated 2007