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NRJ File Extension

Nero JukeBox Compilation

What is NRJ file?

NRJ is a file extension commonly associated with Nero JukeBox Compilation files. NRJ file format is compatible with software that can be installed on system platform. Files with NRJ extension are categorized as Misc Files files. The Misc Files subset comprises 6033 various file formats. The software recommended for managing NRJ files is Nero Multimedia Suite. Software named Nero Multimedia Suite was created by Nero AG. In order to find more detailed information on the software and NRJ files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support NRJ file extension

NRJ files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support NRJ file

How to open file with NRJ extension?

Problems with accessing NRJ may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with NRJ extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with NRJ files.

Step 1. Get the Nero Multimedia Suite

Install software to open NRJ file Problems with opening and working with NRJ files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with NRJ files being present on your machine. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Nero Multimedia Suite 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 Nero Multimedia Suite installed is by going to developer’s website (Nero AG) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Check the version of Nero Multimedia Suite and update if needed

Update software that support file extension NRJIf you already have Nero Multimedia Suite installed on your systems and NRJ 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 The reason that Nero Multimedia Suite cannot handle files with NRJ may be that the software is outdated. The most recent version of Nero Multimedia Suite is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open NRJ files to Nero Multimedia Suite

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate NRJ files with latest version of Nero Multimedia Suite 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.

Associate software with NRJ file on Windows

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Right-click the NRJ file and choose Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Nero Multimedia Suite is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open NRJ files and clicking OK.
Associate software with NRJ file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with NRJ extension, select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with NRJ extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Verify that the NRJ is not faulty

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

Check NRJ file for viruses
1. Check the NRJ file for viruses or malware

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the NRJ 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. If the NRJ file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

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

If the NRJ file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. When downloading the file with NRJ extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Nero JukeBox Compilation file again.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Nero Multimedia Suite

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

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

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with Nero JukeBox Compilation files. It may be the case that the NRJ files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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