MIS File Extension

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Saved Game Mission Format
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What is MIS file?

MIS is a file extension commonly associated with Saved Game Mission Format files. MIS files are supported by software applications available for devices running Mac OS, Windows. Files with MIS extension are categorized as Game Files files. The Game Files subset comprises 1248 various file formats. The most popular program for handling MIS files is Tribes 2, but users can choose among 2 different programs that support this file format. Tribes 2 software was developed by Sierra Entertainment, Inc., and on its official website you may find more information about MIS files or the Tribes 2 software program.

Programs which support MIS file extension

The list that follows enumerates programs compatible with MIS files, divided into 2 categories based on operating system on which they are available. MIS files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support MIS file

How to open file with MIS extension?

Being unable to open files with MIS extension can be have various origins. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Saved Game Mission Format files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Install Tribes 2 software

Problems with opening and working with MIS files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with MIS files being present on your machine. This one is an easy one. Select Tribes 2 or one of the recommended programs (for example, Various video games, Delta Force) and download it from appropriate source and install on your system. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support MIS files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download Tribes 2 installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Sierra Entertainment, Inc. website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Update Tribes 2 to the latest version

If you already have Tribes 2 installed on your systems and MIS files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. If you have an older version of Tribes 2 installed, it may not support MIS 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 Tribes 2.

Step 3. Assign Tribes 2 to MIS files

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate MIS files with latest version of Tribes 2 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

  • Right-click the MIS file and choose Open with option
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Tribes 2 is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open MIS files and clicking OK.

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with MIS extension, select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select Tribes 2 and click Change for all...
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with MIS extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Verify that the MIS is not faulty

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the MIS file in question. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

1. Verify that the MIS in question is not infected with a computer virus

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the MIS file hinders attempts to open it. Scan the MIS file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the MIS file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

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

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

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

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 Saved Game Mission Format file.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Tribes 2

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

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

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

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