Full format name of files that use OBS-SERVICE extension is Open Broadcaster Software Data Format. OBS-SERVICE files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. OBS-SERVICE file format, along with 5704 other file formats, belongs to the Misc Files category. Open Broadcaster Software is by far the most used program for working with OBS-SERVICE files.
The following listing features OBS-SERVICE-compatible programs. Files with OBS-SERVICE 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.
Being unable to open files with OBS-SERVICE extension can be have various origins. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to Open Broadcaster Software Data Format files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.
The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening OBS-SERVICE files is that no program that can handle OBS-SERVICE files is installed on user’s system. The solution is straightforward, just download and install Open Broadcaster Software. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Open Broadcaster Software website and download the installer.
If the problems with opening OBS-SERVICE files still occur even after installing Open Broadcaster Software, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Open Broadcaster Software is available. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. The reason that Open Broadcaster Software cannot handle files with OBS-SERVICE may be that the software is outdated. The latest version of Open Broadcaster Software should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.
If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate OBS-SERVICE files with latest version of Open Broadcaster Software 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.
Selecting the first-choice application in Windows
Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS
Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the OBS-SERVICE file is valid. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.
If the OBS-SERVICE is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the OBS-SERVICE file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. OBS-SERVICE file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.
Did you receive the OBS-SERVICE file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. 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 OBS-SERVICE file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.
Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Open Broadcaster Software Data 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 OBS-SERVICE extension. In this case close the other applications.
Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Open Broadcaster Software Data Format file. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with OBS-SERVICE files affecting older versions of given software.
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