EBP File Extension

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Pocket PC Windows CE Project
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    Microsoft Corporation
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What is EBP file?

EBP is a file extension commonly associated with Pocket PC Windows CE Project files. Pocket PC Windows CE Project specification was created by Microsoft Corporation. EBP files are supported by software applications available for devices running . EBP file format, along with 3591 other file formats, belongs to the Various Files category. Windows Mobile supports EBP files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 1 other tools may also be used. Windows Mobile software was developed by Microsoft Corporation, and on its official website you may find more information about EBP files or the Windows Mobile software program.

Programs which support EBP file extension

The following listing features EBP-compatible programs. EBP files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support EBP file

How to open file with EBP extension?

Being unable to open files with EBP extension can be have various origins. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Pocket PC Windows CE Project files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with EBP files.

Step 1. Get the Windows Mobile

Problems with opening and working with EBP files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with EBP files being present on your machine. This one is an easy one. Select Windows Mobile or one of the recommended programs (for example, Microsoft Windows CE Embedded) and download it from appropriate source and install on your system. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Windows Mobile website and download the installer.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of Windows Mobile

You still cannot access EBP files although Windows Mobile is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. 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 EBP files are not compatible with Windows Mobile. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Windows Mobile.

Step 3. Set the default application to open EBP files to Windows Mobile

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

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 EBP 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 Windows Mobile installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open EBP files box and clicking OK button.

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected EBP file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select Windows Mobile and click Change for all...
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with EBP extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Check the EBP for errors

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

1. Check the EBP file for viruses or malware

Should it happed that the EBP is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the EBP file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the EBP file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

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

If you obtained the problematic EBP 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. It could happen the the download process of file with EBP 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

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Check whether your system can handle Windows Mobile

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support EBP files. Close all running programs and try opening the EBP file.

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Pocket PC Windows CE Project files. It may be the case that the EBP files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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