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NRT File Extension

Nokia Ringtone
  • Developer
    Nokia
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What is NRT file?

NRT is a file extension commonly associated with Nokia Ringtone files. Nokia Ringtone specification was created by Nokia. Files with NRT extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. NRT file belongs to the Audio Files category just like 771 other filename extensions listed in our database. Users are advised to use Nokia Sound Converter software for managing NRT files, although 1 other programs can also handle this type of file.

Programs which support NRT file extension

Programs that can handle NRT files are as follows. Files with NRT 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 NRT file

How to open file with NRT extension?

Being unable to open files with NRT extension can be have various origins. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Nokia Ringtone files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with NRT files.

Step 1. Get the Nokia Sound Converter

Install software to open NRT file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports NRT files installed on the system. This issue can be addressed by downloading and installing Nokia Sound Converter or different compatible program, such as Nokia Suite. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support NRT files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Nokia Sound Converter website and download the installer.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of Nokia Sound Converter

Update software that support file extension NRTIf you already have Nokia Sound Converter installed on your systems and NRT files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. If you have an older version of Nokia Sound Converter installed, it may not support NRT format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Nokia Sound Converter.

Step 3. Assign Nokia Sound Converter to NRT files

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate NRT files with latest version of Nokia Sound Converter 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 NRT 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 NRT file
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the Nokia Sound Converter installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open NRT files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with NRT file on Mac

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with NRT extension, select Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • Select Nokia Sound Converter and click Change for all...
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with NRT extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Check the NRT for errors

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

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

Should it happed that the NRT is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the NRT file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the NRT 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 NRT 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. If the NRT 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. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run Nokia Sound Converter

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support NRT files. Close all running programs and try opening the NRT file.

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 Nokia Ringtone files. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with NRT files affecting older versions of given software.

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