BEN is a file extension commonly associated with SiSoftware Sandra files. SiSoftware Sandra format was developed by SiSoftware. BEN file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. BEN file belongs to the Misc Files category just like 6033 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular software that supports BEN files is SiSoftware Sandra. Software named SiSoftware Sandra was created by SiSoftware. In order to find more detailed information on the software and BEN files, check the developer’s official website.
The following listing features BEN-compatible programs. BEN files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.
Being unable to open files with BEN extension can be have various origins. What is important, all common issues related to files with BEN 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.
Problems with opening and working with BEN files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with BEN files being present on your machine. The solution is straightforward, just download and install SiSoftware Sandra. 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 SiSoftware Sandra website and download the installer.
If the problems with opening BEN files still occur even after installing SiSoftware Sandra, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of SiSoftware Sandra is available. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. The reason that SiSoftware Sandra cannot handle files with BEN may be that the software is outdated. The latest version of SiSoftware Sandra should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.
After installing SiSoftware Sandra (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open BEN files. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.
Change the default application in Windows
Change the default application in Mac OS
If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the BEN file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.
If the BEN is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the BEN file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. BEN file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.
Did you receive the BEN file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. 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. It could happen the the download process of file with BEN extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.
Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the SiSoftware Sandra file.
The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support BEN files. Close all running programs and try opening the BEN file.
Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with SiSoftware Sandra files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with BEN files affecting older versions of given software.
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