PQE File Extension

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Ontrack EasyRecovery Recovered Data
  • Developer
    Kroll Ontrack Inc.
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    3 (3 votes)

What is PQE file?

PQE filename suffix is mostly used for Ontrack EasyRecovery Recovered Data files. Ontrack EasyRecovery Recovered Data specification was created by Kroll Ontrack Inc.. Files with PQE extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. Files with PQE extension are categorized as Misc Files files. The Misc Files subset comprises 4858 various file formats. Ontrack EasyRecovery is by far the most used program for working with PQE files. On the official website of Kroll Ontrack Inc. developer not only will you find detailed information about theOntrack EasyRecovery software, but also about PQE and other supported file formats.

Programs which support PQE file extension

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

How to open file with PQE extension?

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

Install software to open PQE file The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening PQE files is that no program that can handle PQE files is installed on user’s system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download Ontrack EasyRecovery and install it on your device. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download Ontrack EasyRecovery installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Kroll Ontrack Inc. website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of Ontrack EasyRecovery and update if needed

Update software that support file extension PQEIf the problems with opening PQE files still occur even after installing Ontrack EasyRecovery, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Ontrack EasyRecovery is available. 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 PQE files are not compatible with Ontrack EasyRecovery. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Ontrack EasyRecovery.

Step 3. Associate Ontrack EasyRecovery Recovered Data files with Ontrack EasyRecovery

If you have the latest version of Ontrack EasyRecovery installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage PQE 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 PQE file on Windows

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Right-click the PQE file and choose Open with option
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the Ontrack EasyRecovery installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open PQE files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with PQE file on Mac

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with PQE extension, select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • If you followed the previous steps a message should appear: This change will be applied to all files with PQE extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

Step 4. Ensure that the PQE file is complete and free of errors

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the PQE file is valid. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

Check PQE file for viruses
1. Verify that the PQE in question is not infected with a computer virus

If the PQE is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. If the PQE file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

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

If the PQE file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. 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. When downloading the file with PQE 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. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Ontrack EasyRecovery Recovered Data file.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Ontrack EasyRecovery

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

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Ontrack EasyRecovery Recovered Data file. It may be the case that the PQE files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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