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ACQ File Extension

AcqURL Bookmark Manager
  • Developer
    GT Technologies
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What is ACQ file?

ACQ filename suffix is mostly used for AcqURL Bookmark Manager files. GT Technologies defined the AcqURL Bookmark Manager format standard. ACQ files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. ACQ file belongs to the Misc Files category just like 6033 other filename extensions listed in our database. The software recommended for managing ACQ files is AcqURL. Software named AcqURL was created by GT Technologies. In order to find more detailed information on the software and ACQ files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support ACQ file extension

The following listing features ACQ-compatible programs. Files with ACQ suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support ACQ file

Windows Windows

How to open file with ACQ extension?

Problems with accessing ACQ may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with ACQ extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Download and install AcqURL

Install software to open ACQ file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports ACQ files installed on the system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download AcqURL and install it on your device. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. The safest method of downloading AcqURL installed is by going to developer’s website (GT Technologies) and downloading the software using provided links.

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

Update software that support file extension ACQIf the problems with opening ACQ files still occur even after installing AcqURL, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of AcqURL is available. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. If you have an older version of AcqURL installed, it may not support ACQ 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 AcqURL.

Step 3. Assign AcqURL to ACQ files

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate ACQ files with latest version of AcqURL you have installed on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Associate software with ACQ file on Windows

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Right-click the ACQ file and choose Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the AcqURL installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open ACQ files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with ACQ file on Mac

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • Right-click the ACQ file and select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with ACQ extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Check the ACQ for errors

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the ACQ file is valid. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

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

Should it happed that the ACQ is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the scanner detected that the ACQ file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Ensure the file with ACQ extension is complete and error-free

If you obtained the problematic ACQ file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. When downloading the file with ACQ extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system 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 AcqURL

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

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with AcqURL Bookmark Manager file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with ACQ files affecting older versions of given software.

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