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C49 File Extension

Split Multi-volume ACE Compressed Format Archive
  • Developer
    e-merge GmbH
  • Category
    Archive Files
  • Popularity
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What is C49 file?

C49 is a file extension commonly associated with Split Multi-volume ACE Compressed Format Archive files. Split Multi-volume ACE Compressed Format Archive format was developed by e-merge GmbH. C49 files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. C49 file belongs to the Archive Files category just like 619 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular software that supports C49 files is WinACE Archiver. WinACE Archiver software was developed by e-merge GmbH, and on its official website you may find more information about C49 files or the WinACE Archiver software program.

Programs which support C49 file extension

The following listing features C49-compatible programs. C49 files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support C49 file

How to open file with C49 extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening C49 files on given system. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Split Multi-volume ACE Compressed Format Archive files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Install WinACE Archiver software

Install software to open C49 file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports C49 files installed on the system. To address this issue, go to the WinACE Archiver developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. The safest method of downloading WinACE Archiver installed is by going to developer’s website (e-merge GmbH) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Update WinACE Archiver to the latest version

Update software that support file extension C49If the problems with opening C49 files still occur even after installing WinACE Archiver, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of WinACE Archiver is available. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. The reason that WinACE Archiver cannot handle files with C49 may be that the software is outdated. The latest version of WinACE Archiver should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open C49 files to WinACE Archiver

After installing WinACE Archiver (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open C49 files. 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 C49 file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

  • Right-click the C49 file and choose 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 WinACE Archiver installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open C49 files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with C49 file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with C49 extension, 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 C49 extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Verify that the C49 is not faulty

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the C49 file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

Check C49 file for viruses
1. The C49 may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

Should it happed that the C49 is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the scanner detected that the C49 file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Ensure the file with C49 extension is complete and error-free

Did you receive the C49 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. If the C49 file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Split Multi-volume ACE Compressed Format Archive file.

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

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support C49 files. Close all running programs and try opening the C49 file.

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

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Split Multi-volume ACE Compressed Format Archive files. It may be the case that the C49 files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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