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M10 File Extension

Microsoft Money 2002 Data
  • Developer
    Microsoft Corporation
  • Category
  • Popularity
    4.6 (3 votes)

What is M10 file?

Full format name of files that use M10 extension is Microsoft Money 2002 Data. Microsoft Money 2002 Data format was developed by Microsoft Corporation. M10 file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. M10 file belongs to the Misc Files category just like 6033 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular software that supports M10 files is Microsoft Money. Software named Microsoft Money was created by Microsoft Corporation. In order to find more detailed information on the software and M10 files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support M10 file extension

Programs that can handle M10 files are as follows. Files with M10 extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.

Programs that support M10 file

How to open file with M10 extension?

Being unable to open files with M10 extension can be have various origins. Fortunately, most common problems with M10 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. Get the Microsoft Money

Install software to open M10 file Problems with opening and working with M10 files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with M10 files being present on your machine. The solution is straightforward, just download and install Microsoft Money. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Microsoft Money website and download the installer.

Step 2. Check the version of Microsoft Money and update if needed

Update software that support file extension M10If the problems with opening M10 files still occur even after installing Microsoft Money, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Microsoft Money is available. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. If you have an older version of Microsoft Money installed, it may not support M10 format. The most recent version of Microsoft Money is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate Microsoft Money 2002 Data files with Microsoft Money

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate M10 files with latest version of Microsoft Money you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with M10 file on Windows

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Right-click the M10 file and choose Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Microsoft Money is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open M10 files and clicking OK.
Associate software with M10 file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected M10 file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with M10 extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Ensure that the M10 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 M10 file. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

Check M10 file for viruses
1. Verify that the M10 in question is not infected with a computer virus

Should it happed that the M10 is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the M10 file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the M10 file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Verify that the M10 file’s structure is intact

If you obtained the problematic M10 file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. If the M10 file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

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 Microsoft Money 2002 Data file.

4. Check whether your system can handle Microsoft Money

If the systems has insufficient resources to open M10 files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

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

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Microsoft Money 2002 Data files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with M10 files affecting older versions of given software.

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