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KEXIS File Extension

Kexi Database Shortcut Format

What is KEXIS file?

Full format name of files that use KEXIS extension is Kexi Database Shortcut Format. Kexi Database Shortcut Format format was developed by Kexi Team. Files with KEXIS extension may be used by programs distributed for Linux platform. Files with KEXIS extension are categorized as Database Files files. The Database Files subset comprises 403 various file formats. The software recommended for managing KEXIS files is Kexi. Software named Kexi was created by Kexi Team. In order to find more detailed information on the software and KEXIS files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support KEXIS file extension

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

Linux Linux

How to open file with KEXIS extension?

Problems with accessing KEXIS may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with KEXIS extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Download and install Kexi

Install software to open KEXIS file Problems with opening and working with KEXIS files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with KEXIS files being present on your machine. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Kexi and install it on your device. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support KEXIS files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download Kexi installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Kexi Team website and download from their official repositories.

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

Update software that support file extension KEXISYou still cannot access KEXIS files although Kexi is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. This can be one of the causes why KEXIS files are not compatible with Kexi. The most recent version of Kexi is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign Kexi to KEXIS files

After installing Kexi (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open KEXIS files. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Associate software with KEXIS file on Windows

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Right-click the KEXIS file and choose 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 Kexi is installed, check the Always use this app to open KEXIS files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with KEXIS file on Mac

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected KEXIS file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select Kexi and click Change for all...
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with KEXIS extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Verify that the KEXIS is not faulty

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 KEXIS file. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

Check KEXIS file for viruses
1. Check the KEXIS file for viruses or malware

If the KEXIS is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the KEXIS file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

Did you receive the KEXIS file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. 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. It could happen the the download process of file with KEXIS extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

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

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Kexi Database Shortcut Format file.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Kexi

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

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 Shortcut Format files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It may be the case that the KEXIS files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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