ETI File Extension

ETI file icon
ETI (Ensemble Transport Interface) Stream
  • Developer
    Communications Research Centre Canada
  • Popularity
    5 (2 votes)

What is ETI file?

ETI filename suffix is mostly used for ETI (Ensemble Transport Interface) Stream files. ETI (Ensemble Transport Interface) Stream format was developed by Communications Research Centre Canada. ETI file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. ETI file belongs to the Digital Video Files category just like 119 other filename extensions listed in our database. CRC ETI Streamer is by far the most used program for working with ETI files. CRC ETI Streamer software was developed by Communications Research Centre Canada, and on its official website you may find more information about ETI files or the CRC ETI Streamer software program.

Programs which support ETI file extension

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

Programs that support ETI file

How to open file with ETI extension?

Being unable to open files with ETI extension can be have various origins. What is important, all common issues related to files with ETI extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Download and install CRC ETI Streamer

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening ETI files is that no program that can handle ETI files is installed on user’s system. The solution is straightforward, just download and install CRC ETI Streamer. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download CRC ETI Streamer installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Communications Research Centre Canada website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of CRC ETI Streamer and update if needed

If the problems with opening ETI files still occur even after installing CRC ETI Streamer, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of CRC ETI Streamer is available. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. If you have an older version of CRC ETI Streamer installed, it may not support ETI format. The latest version of CRC ETI Streamer should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate ETI (Ensemble Transport Interface) Stream files with CRC ETI Streamer

If you have the latest version of CRC ETI Streamer installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage ETI on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Change the default application in Windows

  • Clicking the ETI 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 CRC ETI Streamer is installed, check the Always use this app to open ETI files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with ETI extension, select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with ETI extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Verify that the ETI is not faulty

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 ETI file. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

1. Check the ETI file for viruses or malware

If the ETI is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the ETI file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If you obtained the problematic ETI 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 ETI extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

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 CRC ETI Streamer

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

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with ETI (Ensemble Transport Interface) Stream file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with ETI files affecting older versions of given software.

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