MS9 File Extension

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Multisim 9 Circuit Design Format
  • Developer
    National Instruments
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    2.7 (4 votes)

What is MS9 file?

MS9 filename suffix is mostly used for Multisim 9 Circuit Design Format files. Multisim 9 Circuit Design Format specification was created by National Instruments. MS9 files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. MS9 file belongs to the CAD Files category just like 158 other filename extensions listed in our database. The software recommended for managing MS9 files is Multisim.

Programs which support MS9 file extension

The following listing features MS9-compatible programs. Files with MS9 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 MS9 file

Windows Windows

How to open file with MS9 extension?

Being unable to open files with MS9 extension can be have various origins. Fortunately, most common problems with MS9 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 Multisim

Install software to open MS9 file Problems with opening and working with MS9 files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with MS9 files being present on your machine. To address this issue, go to the Multisim developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. If you want to download Multisim installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of Multisim and update if needed

Update software that support file extension MS9You still cannot access MS9 files although Multisim is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. The reason that Multisim cannot handle files with MS9 may be that the software is outdated. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Multisim.

Step 3. Associate Multisim 9 Circuit Design Format files with Multisim

After installing Multisim (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open MS9 files. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Associate software with MS9 file on Windows

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the MS9 file
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where Multisim is installed, check the Always use this app to open MS9 files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with MS9 file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the MS9 file and select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with MS9 extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Ensure that the MS9 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 MS9 file. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

Check MS9 file for viruses
1. The MS9 may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the MS9 is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the MS9 file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the MS9 file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If you obtained the problematic MS9 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. It could happen the the download process of file with MS9 extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access 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 Multisim 9 Circuit Design Format file again.

4. Check whether your system can handle Multisim

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with MS9 extension. In this case close the other applications.

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

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Multisim 9 Circuit Design Format file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with MS9 files affecting older versions of given software.

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