IGA is a file extension commonly associated with CARIS GIS Corner Georeferencing Coordinate files. CARIS GIS Corner Georeferencing Coordinate format was developed by CARIS. Files with IGA extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. IGA file belongs to the GIS Files category just like 206 other filename extensions listed in our database. Users are advised to use Easy View software for managing IGA files, although 1 other programs can also handle this type of file. On the official website of CARIS developer not only will you find detailed information about theEasy View software, but also about IGA and other supported file formats.
Programs that can handle IGA files are as follows. Files with IGA suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.
Being unable to open files with IGA extension can be have various origins. Fortunately, most common problems with IGA files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.
The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports IGA files installed on the system. This issue can be addressed by downloading and installing Easy View or different compatible program, such as CARIS GIS Professional. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support IGA files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download Easy View installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit CARIS website and download from their official repositories.
You still cannot access IGA files although Easy View is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. The reason that Easy View cannot handle files with IGA may be that the software is outdated. The latest version of Easy View should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.
If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate IGA files with latest version of Easy View you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent
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 IGA file. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.
If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the IGA file hinders attempts to open it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the IGA file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.
Did you receive the IGA file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. If the IGA file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.
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.
The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support IGA files. Close all running programs and try opening the IGA file.
Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with CARIS GIS Corner Georeferencing Coordinate 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 IGA files affecting older versions of given software.
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