EDAT File Extension

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E-DataAid 1.x Format
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    Psychology Software Tools
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What is EDAT file?

EDAT filename suffix is mostly used for E-DataAid 1.x Format files. E-DataAid 1.x Format specification was created by Psychology Software Tools. EDAT file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. Files with EDAT extension are categorized as Data Files files. The Data Files subset comprises 1326 various file formats. The software recommended for managing EDAT files is Tools E-Prime.

Programs which support EDAT file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support EDAT files. EDAT files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support EDAT file

How to open file with EDAT extension?

Being unable to open files with EDAT extension can be have various origins. Fortunately, most common problems with EDAT files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Download and install Tools E-Prime

Install software to open EDAT file Problems with opening and working with EDAT files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with EDAT files being present on your machine. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Tools E-Prime and install it on your device. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download Tools E-Prime installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of Tools E-Prime and update if needed

Update software that support file extension EDATIf the problems with opening EDAT files still occur even after installing Tools E-Prime, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Tools E-Prime is available. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. The reason that Tools E-Prime cannot handle files with EDAT may be that the software is outdated. The most recent version of Tools E-Prime is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign Tools E-Prime to EDAT files

After installing Tools E-Prime (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open EDAT files. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Associate software with EDAT 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 EDAT 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 Tools E-Prime installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open EDAT files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with EDAT file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with EDAT extension, select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select Tools E-Prime and click Change for all...
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with EDAT extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Ensure that the EDAT 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 EDAT file in question. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

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

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

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

If you obtained the problematic EDAT file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. When downloading the file with EDAT extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the E-DataAid 1.x Format file again.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Tools E-Prime

If the systems has insufficient resources to open EDAT 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 E-DataAid 1.x Format files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It may be the case that the EDAT files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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