DG-KEY File Extension

DG-KEY file icon
DigiGuide Key
  • Developer
    GipsyMedia Ltd
  • Popularity
    5 (1 votes)

What is DG-KEY file?

DG-KEY filename suffix is mostly used for DigiGuide Key files. DigiGuide Key specification was created by GipsyMedia Ltd. DG-KEY files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. Files with DG-KEY extension are categorized as Various Files files. The Various Files subset comprises 3591 various file formats. DigiGuide is by far the most used program for working with DG-KEY files. DigiGuide software was developed by GipsyMedia Ltd, and on its official website you may find more information about DG-KEY files or the DigiGuide software program.

Programs which support DG-KEY file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support DG-KEY files. Files with DG-KEY 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 DG-KEY file

Windows Windows

How to open file with DG-KEY extension?

Being unable to open files with DG-KEY extension can be have various origins. What is important, all common issues related to files with DG-KEY extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Download and install DigiGuide

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports DG-KEY files installed on the system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download DigiGuide and install it on your device. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support DG-KEY files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download DigiGuide installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit GipsyMedia Ltd website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of DigiGuide and update if needed

If the problems with opening DG-KEY files still occur even after installing DigiGuide, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of DigiGuide is available. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. If you have an older version of DigiGuide installed, it may not support DG-KEY format. The most recent version of DigiGuide is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign DigiGuide to DG-KEY files

If you have the latest version of DigiGuide installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage DG-KEY on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Right-click the DG-KEY file and choose Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the DigiGuide installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open DG-KEY files box and clicking OK button.

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with DG-KEY extension, select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with DG-KEY extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Check the DG-KEY for errors

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

1. The DG-KEY may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the DG-KEY file hinders attempts to open 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 DG-KEY file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

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

If the DG-KEY file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. It could happen the the download process of file with DG-KEY extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the DigiGuide Key file again.

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

If the systems has insufficient resources to open DG-KEY files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

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 DigiGuide Key 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 DG-KEY files affecting older versions of given software.

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