KEXIC File Extension

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Kexi Database Connection Format
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What is KEXIC file?

KEXIC is a file extension commonly associated with Kexi Database Connection Format files. Kexi Database Connection Format specification was created by Kexi Team. Files with KEXIC extension may be used by programs distributed for Linux platform. KEXIC file belongs to the Database Files category just like 363 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular software that supports KEXIC files is Kexi. Kexi software was developed by Kexi Team, and on its official website you may find more information about KEXIC files or the Kexi software program.

Programs which support KEXIC file extension

The following listing features KEXIC-compatible programs. KEXIC files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support KEXIC file

Linux Linux

How to open file with KEXIC extension?

Being unable to open files with KEXIC extension can be have various origins. Fortunately, most common problems with KEXIC 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. Install Kexi software

Install software to open KEXIC file The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening KEXIC files is that no program that can handle KEXIC files is installed on user’s system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Kexi and install it on your device. 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 Kexi website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update Kexi to the latest version

Update software that support file extension KEXICIf the problems with opening KEXIC files still occur even after installing Kexi, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Kexi is available. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. This can be one of the causes why KEXIC files are not compatible with Kexi. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Kexi.

Step 3. Assign Kexi to KEXIC files

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

Associate software with KEXIC file on Windows

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

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

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with KEXIC extension, select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • 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 KEXIC extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Ensure that the KEXIC 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 KEXIC file. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

Check KEXIC file for viruses
1. The KEXIC may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the KEXIC is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the KEXIC file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

Did you receive the KEXIC 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 KEXIC extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Kexi Database Connection Format file again.

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

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

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

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Kexi Database Connection Format files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It may be the case that the KEXIC files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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