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Upload Failed - The File Has an Unsupported File Extension

For security reasons, certain file types are blocked from being uploaded to SmartVault. You may encounter an error message while trying to upload a file with a blocked extension.  Below is a list of all the files that are blocked from being uploaded to SmartVault. If you are looking for a specific extension from this list, press CTRL+F on your keyboard to open your browser's search bar, then type the name of the extension to search on this page.

File Name

Extension

Microsoft Access project extension

.ade

Microsoft Access project

.adp

Application file

.app

ASP declarations file

.asa

ASP.NET Web handler file. Web handlers are software modules that handle raw HTTP requests received by ASP.NET.

.ashx

ASP.NET Web Services source file

.asmx

Active Server Pages

.asp

Microsoft Visual Basic class module

.bas

Batch file

.bat

Compound index

.cdx

Certificate file

.cer

Compiled HTML Help file

.chm

Java class file

.class

Microsoft Windows NT command script

.cmd

Microsoft MS-DOS program

.com

Configuration file

.config

Control Panel extension

.cpl

Security certificate

.crt

Script file

.csh

Windows dynamic-link library

.dll

Program

.exe

Microsoft Visual FoxPro compiled program

.fxp

Help file

.hlp

HTML program

.hta

Script file

.htr

HTML document

.htw

Internet Information Services file

.ida

Internet database connector file

.idc

Internet data query file

.idq

Internet Naming Service

.ins

Internet Communication settings

.isp

Internet Document Set file

.its

JScript Encoded script file

.jse

Korn Shell script file

.ksh

Shortcut

.lnk

Shortcut

.mad

Shortcut

.maf

Shortcut

.mag

Shortcut

.mam

Shortcut

.maq

Shortcut

.mar

Microsoft Access stored procedure

.mas

Shortcut

.mat

Shortcut

.mau

Shortcut

.mav

Shortcut

.maw

Microsoft Access add-in program

.mda

Microsoft Access program

.mdb

Microsoft Access MDE database

.mde

Microsoft Access data file

.mdt

Microsoft Access workgroup

.mdw

Microsoft Access wizard program

.mdz

Microsoft Common Console document

.msc

Microsoft Agent script helper

.msh

Microsoft Agent script helper

.msh1

Microsoft Agent script helper

.msh1xml

Microsoft Agent script helper

.msh2

Microsoft Agent script helper

.msh2xml

Microsoft Agent script helper

.mshxml

Microsoft Windows Installer package

.msi

Windows Installer patch package file

.msp

Visual Test source files

.mst

Microsoft Office profile settings file

.ops

Photo CD image or Microsoft Visual Test compiled script

.pcd

Shortcut to MS-DOS program

.pif

System file

.prf

Program source file

.prg

Printer file

.printer

Microsoft Outlook personal folder file

.pst

Registration entries

.reg

ACT! database maintenance file

.rem

Windows Explorer command file

.scf

Screen saver

.scr

Script file

.sct

Windows shortcut

.shb

Shell Scrap object

.shs

HTML file that contains server-side directives

.shtm

HTML file that contains server-side directives

.shtml

Simple Object Access Protocol file

.soap

HTML file that contains server-side directives

.stm

Uniform Resource Locator (Internet shortcut)

.url

Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition file

.vb

VBScript Encoded Script file

.vbe

VBScript file

.vbs

Windows Script file

.ws

Windows Script Component

.wsc

Windows Script file

.wsf

Windows Script Host settings file

.wsh