EIO File Extension

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DesignBuilder EnergyPlus Model Summary Configuration Output
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    DesignBuilder Software Ltd
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What is EIO file?

EIO filename suffix is mostly used for DesignBuilder EnergyPlus Model Summary Configuration Output files. DesignBuilder EnergyPlus Model Summary Configuration Output format was developed by DesignBuilder Software Ltd. Files with EIO extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. EIO file belongs to the Various Files category just like 3591 other filename extensions listed in our database. DesignBuilder is by far the most used program for working with EIO files. DesignBuilder software was developed by DesignBuilder Software Ltd, and on its official website you may find more information about EIO files or the DesignBuilder software program.

Programs which support EIO file extension

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

Programs that support EIO file

How to open file with EIO extension?

Problems with accessing EIO may be due to various reasons. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to DesignBuilder EnergyPlus Model Summary Configuration Output 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 EIO files.

Step 1. Download and install DesignBuilder

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports EIO files installed on the system. The solution is straightforward, just download and install DesignBuilder. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support EIO files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. The safest method of downloading DesignBuilder installed is by going to developer’s website (DesignBuilder Software Ltd) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Update DesignBuilder to the latest version

If you already have DesignBuilder installed on your systems and EIO files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. This can be one of the causes why EIO files are not compatible with DesignBuilder. The latest version of DesignBuilder should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate DesignBuilder EnergyPlus Model Summary Configuration Output files with DesignBuilder

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

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Clicking the EIO with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where DesignBuilder is installed, check the Always use this app to open EIO files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with EIO extension, select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select DesignBuilder and click Change for all...
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with EIO extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Verify that the EIO is not faulty

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

1. The EIO 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 EIO file hinders attempts to open it. Scan the EIO file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. EIO file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

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

If the EIO 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. When downloading the file with EIO 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. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

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

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with EIO extension. In this case close the other applications.

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with DesignBuilder EnergyPlus Model Summary Configuration Output files. It may be the case that the EIO files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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