KIC filename suffix is mostly used for Kodak Compressed Image Format files. Kodak Compressed Image Format format was developed by Kodak. KIC file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Mac OS, Windows system platform. KIC file format, along with 371 other file formats, belongs to the Raster Image Files category. Kodak EasyShare Software supports KIC files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 1 other tools may also be used.
The following list contains programs grouped by 2 operating systems that support KIC files. KIC files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.
Being unable to open files with KIC extension can be have various origins. Fortunately, most common problems with KIC 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.
Problems with opening and working with KIC files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with KIC files being present on your machine. This issue can be addressed by downloading and installing Kodak EasyShare Software or different compatible program, such as Kodak EasyShare. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. The safest method of downloading Kodak EasyShare Software installed is by going to developer’s website () and downloading the software using provided links.
If the problems with opening KIC files still occur even after installing Kodak EasyShare Software, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Kodak EasyShare Software is available. 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 Kodak EasyShare Software installed, it may not support KIC format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Kodak EasyShare Software.
If you have the latest version of Kodak EasyShare Software installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage KIC 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.
Change the default application in Windows
Change the default application in Mac OS
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 KIC file. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.
If the KIC 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 scanner detected that the KIC file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.
If you obtained the problematic KIC file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. 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 KIC extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.
There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Kodak Compressed Image Format file.
If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with KIC extension. In this case close the other applications.
Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Kodak Compressed Image Format files. It may be the case that the KIC files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.
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