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AnyRail Layout Plan
  • Developer
    DRail Modelspoor Software
  • Category
  • Popularity
    2.6 (3 votes)

What is ANY file?

ANY filename suffix is mostly used for AnyRail Layout Plan files. DRail Modelspoor Software defined the AnyRail Layout Plan format standard. ANY files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. ANY file format, along with 158 other file formats, belongs to the CAD Files category. The software recommended for managing ANY files is AnyRail. AnyRail software was developed by DRail Modelspoor Software, and on its official website you may find more information about ANY files or the AnyRail software program.

Programs which support ANY file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support ANY files. Files with ANY 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 ANY file

Windows Windows

How to open file with ANY extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening ANY files on given system. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to AnyRail Layout Plan files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Download and install AnyRail

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening ANY files is that no program that can handle ANY files is installed on user’s system. The solution is straightforward, just download and install AnyRail. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download AnyRail installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit DRail Modelspoor Software website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of AnyRail

If the problems with opening ANY files still occur even after installing AnyRail, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of AnyRail 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 AnyRail installed, it may not support ANY format. The latest version of AnyRail should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign AnyRail to ANY files

If you have the latest version of AnyRail installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage ANY on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Clicking the ANY with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the AnyRail installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open ANY files box and clicking OK button.

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with ANY extension, select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select AnyRail and click Change for all...
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with ANY extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Ensure that the ANY file is complete and free of errors

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the ANY file in question. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

1. The ANY may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the ANY file hinders attempts to open it. Scan the ANY file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the ANY file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

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

If the ANY file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. When downloading the file with ANY extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access 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. Check whether your system can handle AnyRail

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with ANY extension. In this case close the other applications.

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 AnyRail Layout Plan files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It may be the case that the ANY files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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