ISMCLIP File Extension

ISMCLIP file icon
IStopMotion Animation Clip
  • Developer
    Boinx Software
  • Category
  • Popularity
    2.8 (5 votes)

What is ISMCLIP file?

ISMCLIP filename suffix is mostly used for IStopMotion Animation Clip files. Boinx Software defined the IStopMotion Animation Clip format standard. ISMCLIP file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Mac OS system platform. ISMCLIP file format, along with 484 other file formats, belongs to the Video Files category. iStopMotion is by far the most used program for working with ISMCLIP files. On the official website of Boinx Software Ltd. developer not only will you find detailed information about theiStopMotion software, but also about ISMCLIP and other supported file formats.

Programs which support ISMCLIP file extension

The following listing features ISMCLIP-compatible programs. Files with ISMCLIP 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 ISMCLIP file

How to open file with ISMCLIP extension?

Being unable to open files with ISMCLIP extension can be have various origins. Fortunately, most common problems with ISMCLIP 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 ISMCLIP files.

Step 1. Download and install iStopMotion

Problems with opening and working with ISMCLIP files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with ISMCLIP files being present on your machine. To address this issue, go to the iStopMotion developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit iStopMotion website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update iStopMotion to the latest version

If the problems with opening ISMCLIP files still occur even after installing iStopMotion, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of iStopMotion is available. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. The reason that iStopMotion cannot handle files with ISMCLIP may be that the software is outdated. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using iStopMotion.

Step 3. Assign iStopMotion to ISMCLIP files

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate ISMCLIP files with latest version of iStopMotion 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.

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Clicking the ISMCLIP 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
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where iStopMotion is installed, check the Always use this app to open ISMCLIP files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected ISMCLIP file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select iStopMotion and click Change for all...
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with ISMCLIP extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Check the ISMCLIP for errors

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper ISMCLIP file. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

1. The ISMCLIP may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

Should it happed that the ISMCLIP is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. ISMCLIP file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If the ISMCLIP file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. 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 ISMCLIP 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.

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

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

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

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

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with IStopMotion Animation Clip file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with ISMCLIP files affecting older versions of given software.

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