ASIS File Extension

ASIS file icon
Apache As Is
  • Developer
    Apache Software Foundation
  • Category
  • Popularity
    5 (1 votes)

What is ASIS file?

ASIS filename suffix is mostly used for Apache As Is files. Apache As Is specification was created by Apache Software Foundation. ASIS files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. Files with ASIS extension are categorized as Web Files files. The Web Files subset comprises 303 various file formats. The software recommended for managing ASIS files is Apache http server. On the official website of Apache Software Foundation developer not only will you find detailed information about theApache http server software, but also about ASIS and other supported file formats.

Programs which support ASIS file extension

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

How to open file with ASIS extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening ASIS files on given system. What is important, all common issues related to files with ASIS 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. Download and install Apache http server

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening ASIS files is that no program that can handle ASIS files is installed on user’s system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Apache http server and install it on your device. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. The safest method of downloading Apache http server installed is by going to developer’s website (Apache Software Foundation) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Check the version of Apache http server and update if needed

If the problems with opening ASIS files still occur even after installing Apache http server, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Apache http server is available. 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 Apache http server installed, it may not support ASIS format. The most recent version of Apache http server is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign Apache http server to ASIS files

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

Change the default application in Windows

  • Clicking the ASIS with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where Apache http server is installed, check the Always use this app to open ASIS files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the ASIS file and select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • 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 ASIS extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Check the ASIS for errors

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the ASIS file in question. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

1. Verify that the ASIS in question is not infected with a computer virus

If the ASIS is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the ASIS file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Verify that the ASIS file’s structure is intact

If you obtained the problematic ASIS file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. If the ASIS file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

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 Apache http server

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support ASIS files. Close all running programs and try opening the ASIS file.

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 Apache As Is file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with ASIS files affecting older versions of given software.

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