IXI File Extension

IXI file icon
IxiQuarks Preferences
  • Developer
    ixi software
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What is IXI file?

IXI filename suffix is mostly used for IxiQuarks Preferences files. IxiQuarks Preferences format was developed by ixi software. IXI file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Mac OS system platform. Files with IXI extension are categorized as Settings Files files. The Settings Files subset comprises 1096 various file formats. The software recommended for managing IXI files is ixiQuarks. Software named ixiQuarks was created by ixi software. In order to find more detailed information on the software and IXI files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support IXI file extension

Programs that can handle IXI files are as follows. Files with IXI 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 IXI file

How to open file with IXI extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening IXI files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with IXI 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 IXI files.

Step 1. Download and install ixiQuarks

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening IXI files is that no program that can handle IXI files is installed on user’s system. The solution is straightforward, just download and install ixiQuarks. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support IXI files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit ixiQuarks website and download the installer.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of ixiQuarks

If you already have ixiQuarks installed on your systems and IXI 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. If you have an older version of ixiQuarks installed, it may not support IXI format. The most recent version of ixiQuarks is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open IXI files to ixiQuarks

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate IXI files with latest version of ixiQuarks you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Change the default application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the IXI file
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where ixiQuarks is installed, check the Always use this app to open IXI files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with IXI extension, 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 IXI extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Ensure that the IXI 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 IXI file. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

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

Should it happed that the IXI is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the IXI file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Ensure the file with IXI extension is complete and error-free

If the IXI file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. If the IXI file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the IxiQuarks Preferences file.

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

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

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

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with IxiQuarks Preferences file. It may be the case that the IXI files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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