DEVICEINFO File Extension

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Device Record
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What is DEVICEINFO file?

DEVICEINFO filename suffix is mostly used for Device Record files. Device Record specification was created by Apple. DEVICEINFO file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Mac OS, Windows system platform. DEVICEINFO file format, along with 1258 other file formats, belongs to the Data Files category. Users are advised to use iPhone Configuration Utility software for managing DEVICEINFO files, although 1 other programs can also handle this type of file.

Programs which support DEVICEINFO file extension

Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open DEVICEINFO files divided into 2 categories according to system platform supported. DEVICEINFO files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support DEVICEINFO file

How to open file with DEVICEINFO extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening DEVICEINFO files on given system. What is important, all common issues related to files with DEVICEINFO 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 DEVICEINFO files.

Step 1. Install iPhone Configuration Utility software

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports DEVICEINFO files installed on the system. This issue can be addressed by downloading and installing iPhone Configuration Utility or different compatible program, such as iPhone Configuration Utility OS X. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download iPhone Configuration Utility installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of iPhone Configuration Utility and update if needed

If you already have iPhone Configuration Utility installed on your systems and DEVICEINFO 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. The reason that iPhone Configuration Utility cannot handle files with DEVICEINFO may be that the software is outdated. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using iPhone Configuration Utility.

Step 3. Associate Device Record files with iPhone Configuration Utility

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

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Clicking the DEVICEINFO with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the 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 iPhone Configuration Utility installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open DEVICEINFO files box and clicking OK button.

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • Right-click the DEVICEINFO file and select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select iPhone Configuration Utility and click Change for all...
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with DEVICEINFO extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Check the DEVICEINFO for errors

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

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

Should it happed that the DEVICEINFO 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. If the DEVICEINFO file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

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

Did you receive the DEVICEINFO 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 DEVICEINFO extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

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 Device Record file.

4. Check whether your system can handle iPhone Configuration Utility

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

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Device Record 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 DEVICEINFO files affecting older versions of given software.

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