Open MUS file

The most common choise: Finale music file format

How to open Finale music file format .mus files

mus file icon Have you had trouble opening the mus file on your computer? What are mus files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is mus file?

Files with mus extension are used by the composing application Finale for its default music notation file format.

Finale music file format description

File extension mus is associated with Finale, the world’s most powerful music notation software used for composing, arranging, teaching and publishing music, developed by MakeMusic, Inc.

A .mus file contain music notation information, but does not store actual audio data.

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There are other MUS filename extensions with the same .mus suffix

mus - Doom music file

Files with mus extension are used for MIDI music format in games using Doom engine.

mus - Harmony Assistant music

A mus file extension is related to Harmony Assistant aod other music software. A mus file stores audio data.

mus - Infinity game engine music control data

Files with mus file extension could also be found as music playlist files from games based on the Infinity game engine like Baldur's Gate series.

mus - Minecraft music

A mus file extension is related to the Minecraft video game. A mus file contains music.

mus - Musifile MPEG Layer II audio stream

Files with mus file extension can also be found as audio data in MPEG Audio Stream format (Layer II).

mus - Need for Speed: Most Wanted music

Files with mus file extension are used by Need for Speed: Most Wanted video game.

mus - SCORE Music publishing system music notation

Files with mus file extension can also be found as music notation files from SCORE music publishing system.

mus - Sony PlayStation 2 music data

A mus file extension is related to the Sony PlayStation 2 video gaming console. A mus file contains audio data.

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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