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NPT File Extension

Navicat For MySQL Data Transfer Profile Format

What is NPT file?

NPT filename suffix is mostly used for Navicat For MySQL Data Transfer Profile Format files. NPT file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Linux, Mac OS, Windows system platform. NPT file format, along with 1326 other file formats, belongs to the Data Files category. Navicat for MySQL supports NPT files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 5 other tools may also be used. Navicat for MySQL software was developed by PremiumSoft CyberTech Ltd., and on its official website you may find more information about NPT files or the Navicat for MySQL software program.

Programs which support NPT file extension

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

Programs that support NPT file

How to open file with NPT extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening NPT files on given system. What is important, all common issues related to files with NPT extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Download and install Navicat for MySQL

Install software to open NPT file The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening NPT files is that no program that can handle NPT files is installed on user’s system. The most obvious solution is to download and install Navicat for MySQL or one to the listed programs: Navicat for MySQL (Mac OS X), Navicat Premium, Navicat Premium (Mac OS X). 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 Navicat for MySQL website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update Navicat for MySQL to the latest version

Update software that support file extension NPTYou still cannot access NPT files although Navicat for MySQL is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. The reason that Navicat for MySQL cannot handle files with NPT may be that the software is outdated. The latest version of Navicat for MySQL should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate Navicat For MySQL Data Transfer Profile Format files with Navicat for MySQL

If you have the latest version of Navicat for MySQL installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage NPT on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Associate software with NPT file on Windows

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Right-click the NPT file and choose Open with option
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Navicat for MySQL is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open NPT files and clicking OK.
Associate software with NPT file on Mac

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected NPT file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • 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 NPT extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Ensure that the NPT file is complete and free of errors

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

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

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the NPT file hinders attempts to open it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. NPT file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

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

Did you receive the NPT 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 NPT 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. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Navicat For MySQL Data Transfer Profile Format file again.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Navicat for MySQL

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

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 Navicat For MySQL Data Transfer Profile 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 NPT files affecting older versions of given software.

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