IIL File Extension

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CleanSweep Installation Log

What is IIL file?

IIL is a file extension commonly associated with CleanSweep Installation Log files. IIL file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. IIL file format, along with 309 other file formats, belongs to the Text Files category. Users are advised to use CleanSweep software for managing IIL files, although 1 other programs can also handle this type of file.

Programs which support IIL file extension

The following listing features IIL-compatible programs. IIL files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support IIL file

How to open file with IIL extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening IIL files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with IIL 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.

Step 1. Download and install CleanSweep

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening IIL files is that no program that can handle IIL files is installed on user’s system. This issue can be addressed by downloading and installing CleanSweep or different compatible program, such as Text editor. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support IIL 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 CleanSweep website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update CleanSweep to the latest version

If you already have CleanSweep installed on your systems and IIL files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. If you have an older version of CleanSweep installed, it may not support IIL format. The most recent version of CleanSweep is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate CleanSweep Installation Log files with CleanSweep

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

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

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

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected IIL file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select CleanSweep and click Change for all...
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with IIL extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

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

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the IIL file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

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

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If the IIL 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. It could happen the the download process of file with IIL extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the CleanSweep Installation Log file again.

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

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

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 CleanSweep Installation Log file. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle IIL files.

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