DMR File Extension

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BrainVoyager Diffusion Weighted Project Format
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What is DMR file?

DMR filename suffix is mostly used for BrainVoyager Diffusion Weighted Project Format files. BrainVoyager Diffusion Weighted Project Format format was developed by BrainVoyager. DMR file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Linux, Mac OS, Windows system platform. Files with DMR extension are categorized as Data Files files. The Data Files subset comprises 1258 various file formats. Users are advised to use BrainVoyager QX software for managing DMR files, although 2 other programs can also handle this type of file. Software named BrainVoyager QX was created by Rainer Goebel. In order to find more detailed information on the software and DMR files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support DMR file extension

The list that follows enumerates programs compatible with DMR files, divided into 3 categories based on operating system on which they are available. DMR files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support DMR file

How to open file with DMR extension?

Problems with accessing DMR may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with DMR 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 DMR files.

Step 1. Download and install BrainVoyager QX

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports DMR files installed on the system. This one is an easy one. Select BrainVoyager QX or one of the recommended programs (for example, BrainVoyager) and download it from appropriate source and install on your system. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support DMR files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download BrainVoyager QX installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Rainer Goebel website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of BrainVoyager QX and update if needed

You still cannot access DMR files although BrainVoyager QX is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. The reason that BrainVoyager QX cannot handle files with DMR may be that the software is outdated. The most recent version of BrainVoyager QX is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate BrainVoyager Diffusion Weighted Project Format files with BrainVoyager QX

If you have the latest version of BrainVoyager QX installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage DMR 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

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the DMR file
  • 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 BrainVoyager QX installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open DMR 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 DMR extension, select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select BrainVoyager QX and click Change for all...
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with DMR extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Verify that the DMR is not faulty

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the DMR file in question. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

1. Check the DMR file for viruses or malware

If the DMR is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. DMR file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

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

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

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the BrainVoyager Diffusion Weighted Project Format file.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run BrainVoyager QX

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with DMR 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 BrainVoyager Diffusion Weighted Project Format 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 DMR files affecting older versions of given software.

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