Full format name of files that use NUT extension is NUT Video Format. NUT file format is compatible with software that can be installed on iOS, Linux, Mac OS, Windows system platform. NUT file format, along with 546 other file formats, belongs to the Video Files category. MPlayer supports NUT files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 3 other tools may also be used. MPlayer software was developed by The MPlayer Team, and on its official website you may find more information about NUT files or the MPlayer software program.
Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open NUT files divided into 4 categories according to system platform supported. Files with NUT extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.
Problems with accessing NUT may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with NUT extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.
Problems with opening and working with NUT files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with NUT files being present on your machine. This one is an easy one. Select MPlayer or one of the recommended programs (for example, FFmpeg, iFunia VideoConvert) and download it from appropriate source and install on your system. 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 MPlayer website and download the installer.
If you already have MPlayer installed on your systems and NUT 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. This can be one of the causes why NUT files are not compatible with MPlayer. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using MPlayer.
If you have the latest version of MPlayer installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage NUT 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
Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS
If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the NUT file in question. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.
Should it happed that the NUT is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. Scan the NUT file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the NUT file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.
If the NUT 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. It could happen the the download process of file with NUT extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.
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 NUT Video Format file again.
If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with NUT extension. In this case close the other applications.
Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with NUT Video Format files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It may be the case that the NUT files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.
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