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DSU File Extension

ProWORX Nxt Data Setup
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What is DSU file?

DSU is a file extension commonly associated with ProWORX Nxt Data Setup files. Schneider Electric S.A. defined the ProWORX Nxt Data Setup format standard. DSU files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. Files with DSU extension are categorized as Misc Files files. The Misc Files subset comprises 6033 various file formats. The most popular software that supports DSU files is ProWORX. Software named ProWORX was created by Schneider Electric S.A.. In order to find more detailed information on the software and DSU files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support DSU file extension

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

Windows Windows

How to open file with DSU extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening DSU files on given system. What is important, all common issues related to files with DSU extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Download and install ProWORX

Install software to open DSU file Problems with opening and working with DSU files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with DSU files being present on your machine. The solution is straightforward, just download and install ProWORX. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. If you want to download ProWORX installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Schneider Electric S.A. website and download from their official repositories.

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

Update software that support file extension DSUIf you already have ProWORX installed on your systems and DSU files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. This can be one of the causes why DSU files are not compatible with ProWORX. The most recent version of ProWORX is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open DSU files to ProWORX

After installing ProWORX (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open DSU files. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Associate software with DSU file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the DSU file
  • 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 ProWORX installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open DSU files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with DSU file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

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

Step 4. Ensure that the DSU 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 DSU file in question. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

Check DSU file for viruses
1. Check the DSU file for viruses or malware

If the DSU is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the DSU file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the DSU file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

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

If you obtained the problematic DSU file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. If the DSU file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

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 ProWORX Nxt Data Setup file again.

4. Check whether your system can handle ProWORX

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

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 ProWORX Nxt Data Setup files. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with DSU files affecting older versions of given software.

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