IT File Extension

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Impulse Tracker Module

What is IT file?

Full format name of files that use IT extension is Impulse Tracker Module. IT files are supported by software applications available for devices running Linux, Mac OS, Windows. Files with IT extension are categorized as Audio Files files. The Audio Files subset comprises 704 various file formats. The most popular program for handling IT files is Winamp, but users can choose among 5 different programs that support this file format. Winamp software was developed by Radionomy, and on its official website you may find more information about IT files or the Winamp software program.

Programs which support IT file extension

Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open IT files divided into 3 categories according to system platform supported. IT files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support IT file

How to open file with IT extension?

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

Step 1. Install Winamp software

Problems with opening and working with IT files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with IT files being present on your machine. The most obvious solution is to download and install Winamp or one to the listed programs: VLC media player, CocoModX, Cog. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download Winamp installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Radionomy website and download from their official repositories.

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

If you already have Winamp installed on your systems and IT files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. The reason that Winamp cannot handle files with IT may be that the software is outdated.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 Winamp.

Step 3. Set the default application to open IT files to Winamp

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

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Clicking the IT 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 Winamp is installed, check the Always use this app to open IT files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with IT extension, select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with IT extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Ensure that the IT file is complete and free of 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 IT file. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

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

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the IT file hinders attempts to open it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the IT file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

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

Did you receive the IT file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. 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 IT 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 Impulse Tracker Module file again.

4. Check whether your system can handle Winamp

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support IT files. Close all running programs and try opening the IT file.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Impulse Tracker Module files. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with IT files affecting older versions of given software.

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