INFO-30 File Extension

INFO-30 file icon
Cygwin Info
  • Developer
    Red Hat, Inc.
  • Category
  • Popularity
    5 (1 votes)

What is INFO-30 file?

Full format name of files that use INFO-30 extension is Cygwin Info. Cygwin Info specification was created by Red Hat, Inc.. Files with INFO-30 extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. Files with INFO-30 extension are categorized as Misc Files files. The Misc Files subset comprises 4332 various file formats. The software recommended for managing INFO-30 files is Cygwin. On the official website of Red Hat, Inc. developer not only will you find detailed information about theCygwin software, but also about INFO-30 and other supported file formats.

Programs which support INFO-30 file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support INFO-30 files. INFO-30 files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support INFO-30 file

Windows Windows

How to open file with INFO-30 extension?

Problems with accessing INFO-30 may be due to various reasons. Fortunately, most common problems with INFO-30 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 INFO-30 files.

Step 1. Install Cygwin software

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening INFO-30 files is that no program that can handle INFO-30 files is installed on user’s system. To address this issue, go to the Cygwin developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy 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 Cygwin website and download the installer.

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

You still cannot access INFO-30 files although Cygwin 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. The reason that Cygwin cannot handle files with INFO-30 may be that the software is outdated. The most recent version of Cygwin is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate Cygwin Info files with Cygwin

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate INFO-30 files with latest version of Cygwin you have installed on your device. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Clicking the INFO-30 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
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Cygwin is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open INFO-30 files and clicking OK.

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the INFO-30 file and select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • 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 INFO-30 extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Ensure that the INFO-30 file is complete and free of errors

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the INFO-30 file is valid. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

1. Verify that the INFO-30 in question is not infected with a computer virus

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the INFO-30 file hinders attempts to open it. Scan the INFO-30 file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the INFO-30 file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Verify that the INFO-30 file’s structure is intact

If the INFO-30 file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. When downloading the file with INFO-30 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 Cygwin Info file.

4. Check whether your system can handle Cygwin

If the systems has insufficient resources to open INFO-30 files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Cygwin Info 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 INFO-30 files.

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