EVM File Extension

EVM file icon
Windows Vista Session Configuration
  • Developer
    Microsoft Corporation
  • Popularity
    4.5 (2 votes)

What is EVM file?

EVM filename suffix is mostly used for Windows Vista Session Configuration files. Windows Vista Session Configuration format was developed by Microsoft Corporation. Files with EVM extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. EVM file belongs to the Settings Files category just like 1087 other filename extensions listed in our database. The software recommended for managing EVM files is Microsoft Windows Vista. Software named Microsoft Windows Vista was created by Microsoft Corporation. In order to find more detailed information on the software and EVM files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support EVM file extension

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

Programs that support EVM file

How to open file with EVM extension?

Problems with accessing EVM may be due to various reasons. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Windows Vista Session Configuration 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 EVM files.

Step 1. Get the Microsoft Windows Vista

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening EVM files is that no program that can handle EVM files is installed on user’s system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Microsoft Windows Vista and install it on your device. 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 Microsoft Windows Vista website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update Microsoft Windows Vista to the latest version

You still cannot access EVM files although Microsoft Windows Vista is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. This can be one of the causes why EVM files are not compatible with Microsoft Windows Vista. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Microsoft Windows Vista.

Step 3. Associate Windows Vista Session Configuration files with Microsoft Windows Vista

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate EVM files with latest version of Microsoft Windows Vista you have installed on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Change the default application in Windows

  • Clicking the EVM with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the Microsoft Windows Vista installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open EVM files box and clicking OK button.

Change the default application in Mac OS

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

Step 4. Ensure that the EVM file is complete and free of errors

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the EVM file is valid. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

1. Verify that the EVM in question is not infected with a computer virus

Should it happed that the EVM is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the EVM file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

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

If the EVM file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. When downloading the file with EVM extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Windows Vista Session Configuration file.

4. Check whether your system can handle Microsoft Windows Vista

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

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 Windows Vista Session Configuration files and ensure security of your device and operating system. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle EVM files.

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