IIMG File Extension

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Interleaf Image Format
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What is IIMG file?

IIMG filename suffix is mostly used for Interleaf Image Format files. IIMG file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. IIMG file format, along with 524 other file formats, belongs to the Graphic Files category. The software recommended for managing IIMG files is XnView. On the official website of Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet developer not only will you find detailed information about theXnView software, but also about IIMG and other supported file formats.

Programs which support IIMG file extension

Programs that can handle IIMG files are as follows. IIMG files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support IIMG file

Windows Windows

How to open file with IIMG extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening IIMG files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with IIMG files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with IIMG files.

Step 1. Download and install XnView

Problems with opening and working with IIMG files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with IIMG files being present on your machine. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download XnView and install it on your device. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support IIMG files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download XnView installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of XnView and update if needed

You still cannot access IIMG files although XnView 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. This can be one of the causes why IIMG 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.

Step 3. Assign XnView to IIMG files

If you have the latest version of XnView installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage IIMG on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the IIMG file
  • 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 XnView installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open IIMG files box and clicking OK button.

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with IIMG extension, select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with IIMG extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Check the IIMG for errors

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the IIMG file in question. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

1. Check the IIMG file for viruses or malware

If the IIMG is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the IIMG file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. IIMG file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Ensure the file with IIMG extension is complete and error-free

If you obtained the problematic IIMG 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. If the IIMG file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

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 Interleaf Image Format file.

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

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with IIMG extension. In this case close the other applications.

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Interleaf Image Format file. It may be the case that the IIMG files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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