CLMS File Extension

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Clipboard Master Settings Format

What is CLMS file?

Full format name of files that use CLMS extension is Clipboard Master Settings Format. Files with CLMS extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. CLMS file format, along with 1223 other file formats, belongs to the Settings Files category. The most popular software that supports CLMS files is Clipboard Master. On the official website of Jumping Bytes developer not only will you find detailed information about theClipboard Master software, but also about CLMS and other supported file formats.

Programs which support CLMS file extension

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

Updated: 08/14/2020

How to open file with CLMS extension?

Problems with accessing CLMS may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with CLMS extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with CLMS files.

Step 1. Download and install Clipboard Master

Install software to open CLMS file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports CLMS files installed on the system. To address this issue, go to the Clipboard Master 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. If you want to download Clipboard Master installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Jumping Bytes website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Update Clipboard Master to the latest version

Update software that support file extension CLMSIf the problems with opening CLMS files still occur even after installing Clipboard Master, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Clipboard Master is available. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. If you have an older version of Clipboard Master installed, it may not support CLMS 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 Clipboard Master.

Step 3. Set the default application to open CLMS files to Clipboard Master

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate CLMS files with latest version of Clipboard Master you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with CLMS file on Windows

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Clicking the CLMS with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the Clipboard Master installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open CLMS files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with CLMS file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the CLMS file and select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select Clipboard Master and click Change for all...
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with CLMS extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Ensure that the CLMS 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 CLMS file in question. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

Check CLMS file for viruses
1. Verify that the CLMS in question is not infected with a computer virus

Should it happed that the CLMS is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. CLMS file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

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

Did you receive the CLMS file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. When downloading the file with CLMS extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Clipboard Master

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

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 Clipboard Master Settings Format files. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle CLMS files.

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