CATPRODUCT is a file extension commonly associated with CATIA V5 Assembly Format files. CATIA V5 Assembly Format format was developed by Dassault Systemes. Files with CATPRODUCT extension may be used by programs distributed for Mac OS, Windows platform. CATPRODUCT file format, along with 158 other file formats, belongs to the CAD Files category. CATIA supports CATPRODUCT files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 2 other tools may also be used. Software named CATIA was created by Dassault Syst?mes S.A.. In order to find more detailed information on the software and CATPRODUCT files, check the developer’s official website.
Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open CATPRODUCT files divided into 2 categories according to system platform supported. CATPRODUCT 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 CATPRODUCT extension can be have various origins. Fortunately, most common problems with CATPRODUCT files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.
The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports CATPRODUCT files installed on the system. This one is an easy one. Select CATIA or one of the recommended programs (for example, Adobe Acrobat) and download it from appropriate source and install on your system. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit CATIA website and download the installer.
If you already have CATIA installed on your systems and CATPRODUCT files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. If you have an older version of CATIA installed, it may not support CATPRODUCT 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 CATIA.
If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate CATPRODUCT files with latest version of CATIA you have installed on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.
The procedure to change the default program in Windows
The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS
If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the CATPRODUCT file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.
If the CATPRODUCT is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the CATPRODUCT file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the CATPRODUCT file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.
If you obtained the problematic CATPRODUCT file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. 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 CATPRODUCT file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.
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 CATIA V5 Assembly Format file.
If the systems has insufficient resources to open CATPRODUCT files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.
Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with CATIA V5 Assembly Format files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It may be the case that the CATPRODUCT files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.
If you have additional information about the CATPRODUCT file, we will be grateful if you share it with our users. To do this, use the form here and send us your information on CATPRODUCT file.