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4CM File Extension

ClickyMouse Macro Set
  • Developer
    Pitrinec Software
  • Category
  • Popularity
    2.5 (4 votes)

What is 4CM file?

4CM is a file extension commonly associated with ClickyMouse Macro Set files. Pitrinec Software defined the ClickyMouse Macro Set format standard. 4CM file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. Files with 4CM extension are categorized as Settings Files files. The Settings Files subset comprises 1305 various file formats. The software recommended for managing 4CM files is ClickyMouse. Software named ClickyMouse was created by Pitrinec Software. In order to find more detailed information on the software and 4CM files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support 4CM file extension

The following listing features 4CM-compatible programs. Files with 4CM extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.

Programs that support 4CM file

How to open file with 4CM extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening 4CM files on given system. What is important, all common issues related to files with 4CM extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Install ClickyMouse software

Install software to open 4CM file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports 4CM files installed on the system. The solution is straightforward, just download and install ClickyMouse. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit ClickyMouse website and download the installer.

Step 2. Check the version of ClickyMouse and update if needed

Update software that support file extension 4CMIf you already have ClickyMouse installed on your systems and 4CM files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. If you have an older version of ClickyMouse installed, it may not support 4CM format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using ClickyMouse.

Step 3. Set the default application to open 4CM files to ClickyMouse

If you have the latest version of ClickyMouse installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage 4CM on your device. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Associate software with 4CM file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the 4CM file
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where ClickyMouse is installed, check the Always use this app to open 4CM files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with 4CM file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the 4CM file and select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with 4CM extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Check the 4CM for errors

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper 4CM file. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

Check 4CM file for viruses
1. The 4CM may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

Should it happed that the 4CM is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the 4CM file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. 4CM file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Verify that the 4CM file’s structure is intact

If the 4CM file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. If the 4CM file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open ClickyMouse

If the systems has insufficient resources to open 4CM files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with ClickyMouse Macro Set files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It may be the case that the 4CM files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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