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OLK14CATEGORY File Extension

Outlook Category Format
  • Developer
    Microsoft
  • Category
  • Popularity
    4.3 (3 votes)

What is OLK14CATEGORY file?

OLK14CATEGORY filename suffix is mostly used for Outlook Category Format files. Outlook Category Format format was developed by Microsoft. OLK14CATEGORY files are supported by software applications available for devices running Mac OS. OLK14CATEGORY file belongs to the Data Files category just like 1326 other filename extensions listed in our database. Microsoft Outlook supports OLK14CATEGORY files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 1 other tools may also be used. Software named Microsoft Outlook was created by Microsoft Corporation. In order to find more detailed information on the software and OLK14CATEGORY files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support OLK14CATEGORY file extension

Programs that can handle OLK14CATEGORY files are as follows. Files with OLK14CATEGORY 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.

Programs that support OLK14CATEGORY file

How to open file with OLK14CATEGORY extension?

Problems with accessing OLK14CATEGORY may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with OLK14CATEGORY 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.

Step 1. Download and install Microsoft Outlook

Install software to open OLK14CATEGORY file The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening OLK14CATEGORY files is that no program that can handle OLK14CATEGORY files is installed on user’s system. This one is an easy one. Select Microsoft Outlook or one of the recommended programs (for example, Microsoft Office) and download it from appropriate source and install on your system. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. The safest method of downloading Microsoft Outlook installed is by going to developer’s website (Microsoft Corporation) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of Microsoft Outlook

Update software that support file extension OLK14CATEGORYIf you already have Microsoft Outlook installed on your systems and OLK14CATEGORY files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. The reason that Microsoft Outlook cannot handle files with OLK14CATEGORY may be that the software is outdated. The latest version of Microsoft Outlook should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate Outlook Category Format files with Microsoft Outlook

If you have the latest version of Microsoft Outlook installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage OLK14CATEGORY on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with OLK14CATEGORY file on Windows

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the OLK14CATEGORY file
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where Microsoft Outlook is installed, check the Always use this app to open OLK14CATEGORY files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with OLK14CATEGORY file on Mac

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with OLK14CATEGORY extension, select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select Microsoft Outlook and click Change for all...
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with OLK14CATEGORY extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Check the OLK14CATEGORY for errors

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper OLK14CATEGORY file. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

Check OLK14CATEGORY file for viruses
1. The OLK14CATEGORY may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the OLK14CATEGORY is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. OLK14CATEGORY file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Ensure the file with OLK14CATEGORY extension is complete and error-free

If you obtained the problematic OLK14CATEGORY 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 OLK14CATEGORY file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.

4. Check whether your system can handle Microsoft Outlook

If the systems has insufficient resources to open OLK14CATEGORY files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

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

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Outlook Category Format files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It may be the case that the OLK14CATEGORY files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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