IP3 File Extension

IP3 file icon
ParticleIllusion Project
  • Developer
    wondertouch, LLC
  • Category
  • Popularity
    4 (3 votes)

What is IP3 file?

IP3 is a file extension commonly associated with ParticleIllusion Project files. ParticleIllusion Project specification was created by wondertouch, LLC. IP3 file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. IP3 file format, along with 4321 other file formats, belongs to the Misc Files category. particleIllusion is by far the most used program for working with IP3 files. particleIllusion software was developed by wondertouch, LLC, and on its official website you may find more information about IP3 files or the particleIllusion software program.

Programs which support IP3 file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support IP3 files. Files with IP3 suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support IP3 file

How to open file with IP3 extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening IP3 files on given system. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to ParticleIllusion Project files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with IP3 files.

Step 1. Get the particleIllusion

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening IP3 files is that no program that can handle IP3 files is installed on user’s system. The solution is straightforward, just download and install particleIllusion. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. The safest method of downloading particleIllusion installed is by going to developer’s website (wondertouch, LLC) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Update particleIllusion to the latest version

You still cannot access IP3 files although particleIllusion 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. This can be one of the causes why IP3 files are not compatible with particleIllusion. The most recent version of particleIllusion is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open IP3 files to particleIllusion

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate IP3 files with latest version of particleIllusion 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 IP3 with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the particleIllusion installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open IP3 files box and clicking OK button.

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the IP3 file and 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
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with IP3 extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Check the IP3 for errors

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the IP3 file is valid. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

1. Verify that the IP3 in question is not infected with a computer virus

If the IP3 is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the IP3 file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the IP3 file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If you obtained the problematic IP3 file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. When downloading the file with IP3 extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the ParticleIllusion Project file again.

4. Check whether your system can handle particleIllusion

If the systems has insufficient resources to open IP3 files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

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

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with ParticleIllusion Project 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 IP3 files.

Do you want to help?

If you have additional information about the IP3 file, we will be grateful if you share it with our users. To do this, use the form here and send us your information on IP3 file.

Top File Extensions
Show more
File Extension of the day
dwl icon


TurboCAD Drawing Lock Format

DWL files are created with the TurboCad – software for 2D and 3D designing, it functions as a blocking file. This means, that the file is gen...