INIX File Extension

INIX file icon
Adobe InDesign
  • Developer
    Adobe Systems Incorporated
  • Category
  • Popularity
    5 (1 votes)

What is INIX file?

Full format name of files that use INIX extension is Adobe InDesign. Adobe InDesign format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated. Files with INIX extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. INIX file belongs to the Misc Files category just like 4328 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular software that supports INIX files is Adobe InDesign. Adobe InDesign software was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated, and on its official website you may find more information about INIX files or the Adobe InDesign software program.

Programs which support INIX file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support INIX files. Files with INIX extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.

Programs that support INIX file

How to open file with INIX extension?

Problems with accessing INIX may be due to various reasons. Fortunately, most common problems with INIX 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.

Step 1. Download and install Adobe InDesign

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports INIX files installed on the system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Adobe InDesign and install it on your device. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support INIX files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. The safest method of downloading Adobe InDesign installed is by going to developer’s website (Adobe Systems Incorporated) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Update Adobe InDesign to the latest version

You still cannot access INIX files although Adobe InDesign is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. This can be one of the causes why INIX files are not compatible with Adobe InDesign. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Adobe InDesign.

Step 3. Associate Adobe InDesign files with Adobe InDesign

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

Change the default application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the INIX file
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Adobe InDesign is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open INIX files and clicking OK.

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected INIX file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select Adobe InDesign and click Change for all...
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with INIX extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

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

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

1. Check the INIX file for viruses or malware

Should it happed that the INIX is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the INIX file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. INIX file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

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

Did you receive the INIX 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. It could happen the the download process of file with INIX 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

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

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

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

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 Adobe InDesign file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with INIX files affecting older versions of given software.

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