Full format name of files that use EPI extension is Express Publisher Encapsulated Postscript Format. EPI files are supported by software applications available for devices running , Windows. EPI file belongs to the Raster Image Files category just like 352 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular program for handling EPI files is XnView, but users can choose among 1 different programs that support this file format. On the official website of Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet developer not only will you find detailed information about theXnView software, but also about EPI and other supported file formats.
Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open EPI files divided into 2 categories according to system platform supported. EPI files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.
Being unable to open files with EPI extension can be have various origins. Fortunately, most common problems with EPI 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.
The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening EPI files is that no program that can handle EPI files is installed on user’s system. This issue can be addressed by downloading and installing XnView or different compatible program, such as Picture Resize Free Online Images Converter. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support EPI files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit XnView website and download the installer.
If the problems with opening EPI files still occur even after installing XnView, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of XnView is available. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. This can be one of the causes why EPI files are not compatible with XnView. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using XnView.
If you have the latest version of XnView installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage EPI on your device. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.
Change the default application in Windows
Change the default application in Mac OS
You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper EPI file. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.
Should it happed that the EPI is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the EPI file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.
If the EPI 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 EPI extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.
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.
If the systems has insufficient resources to open EPI files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.
Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Express Publisher Encapsulated Postscript 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 EPI files affecting older versions of given software.
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