MYSQLI File Extension

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MySQL Native Driver For PHP Data Format

What is MYSQLI file?

MYSQLI filename suffix is mostly used for MySQL Native Driver For PHP Data Format files. Files with MYSQLI extension may be used by programs distributed for Linux, Mac OS, Windows platform. Files with MYSQLI extension are categorized as Misc Files files. The Misc Files subset comprises 4484 various file formats. The most popular program for handling MYSQLI files is MySQL, but users can choose among 2 different programs that support this file format. On the official website of Oracle Corporation developer not only will you find detailed information about theMySQL software, but also about MYSQLI and other supported file formats.

Programs which support MYSQLI file extension

Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open MYSQLI files divided into 3 categories according to system platform supported. MYSQLI files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support MYSQLI file

Windows Windows
Linux Linux

Updated: 03/26/2020

How to open file with MYSQLI extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening MYSQLI files on given system. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to MySQL Native Driver For PHP Data Format files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Get the MySQL

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening MYSQLI files is that no program that can handle MYSQLI files is installed on user’s system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download MySQL and install it on your device. 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 MySQL installed is by going to developer’s website (Oracle Corporation) and downloading the software using provided links.

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

If you already have MySQL installed on your systems and MYSQLI files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. The reason that MySQL cannot handle files with MYSQLI 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 MySQL.

Step 3. Set the default application to open MYSQLI files to MySQL

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate MYSQLI files with latest version of MySQL you have installed 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.

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Clicking the MYSQLI with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the 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 MySQL is installed, check the Always use this app to open MYSQLI files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the MYSQLI file and select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with MYSQLI extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Verify that the MYSQLI is not faulty

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the MYSQLI file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

1. Check the MYSQLI file for viruses or malware

Should it happed that the MYSQLI is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the scanner detected that the MYSQLI file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Ensure the file with MYSQLI extension is complete and error-free

If you obtained the problematic MYSQLI 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 MYSQLI 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.

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the MySQL Native Driver For PHP Data Format file again.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run MySQL

If the systems has insufficient resources to open MYSQLI 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 MySQL Native Driver For PHP Data Format files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It may be the case that the MYSQLI files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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