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NMAP File Extension

NaviComputer Map Format
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What is NMAP file?

NMAP filename suffix is mostly used for NaviComputer Map Format files. NaviComputer Map Format specification was created by NaviComputer. NMAP file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Linux, Mac OS, Windows system platform. Files with NMAP extension are categorized as GIS Files files. The GIS Files subset comprises 253 various file formats. NaviComputer supports NMAP files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 2 other tools may also be used.

Programs which support NMAP file extension

Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open NMAP files divided into 3 categories according to system platform supported. Files with NMAP 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 NMAP file

How to open file with NMAP extension?

Being unable to open files with NMAP extension can be have various origins. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to NaviComputer Map 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. Get the NaviComputer

Install software to open NMAP file The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening NMAP files is that no program that can handle NMAP files is installed on user’s system. This issue can be addressed by downloading and installing NaviComputer or different compatible program, such as Mobile Atlas Creator. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download NaviComputer installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Update NaviComputer to the latest version

Update software that support file extension NMAPIf you already have NaviComputer installed on your systems and NMAP files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. This can be one of the causes why NMAP files are not compatible with NaviComputer. The latest version of NaviComputer should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate NaviComputer Map Format files with NaviComputer

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate NMAP files with latest version of NaviComputer you have installed on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Associate software with NMAP 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 NMAP file
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the NaviComputer installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open NMAP files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with NMAP file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the NMAP 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....
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with NMAP extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Verify that the NMAP is not faulty

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 NMAP file. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

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

If the NMAP is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. NMAP file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

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

If the NMAP file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. 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 NMAP file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative 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 NaviComputer Map Format file again.

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

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

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with NaviComputer Map Format 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 NMAP files affecting older versions of given software.

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