Did you find or received MAP file and your computer failed to open it? Below we will explain what is MAP file extension and how you can open it.
The .MAP file extension is used by image mapping: a method of hyperlinking. Whereas text hyperlink allows web designers to have people to access new web pages by clicking on an individual word, Image mapping allows people to access new web pages by clicking on a certain area of a picture. The .MAP files stores the key information associated with this process including the coordinates of the "hot spot" on the image, along with the destination URL.
In most cases your computer should know what software program should be used to open different file types and extensions like MAP. When you double click on the MAP file format, it should open with appropriate software program. If you downloaded or received MAP files for the first time and your system failed to open it then try free file viewers available on the internet after doing enough research not to fall prey to malware.
Finally, if Windows is unable to open file extension MAP you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a registry scan.
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