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PTU File Extension

Nova Logic Effects Definition
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    NovaLogic, Inc.
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What is PTU file?

PTU is a file extension commonly associated with Nova Logic Effects Definition files. Nova Logic Effects Definition format was developed by NovaLogic, Inc.. PTU file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. Files with PTU extension are categorized as Game Files files. The Game Files subset comprises 1509 various file formats. Delta Force is by far the most used program for working with PTU files. On the official website of NovaLogic, Inc. developer not only will you find detailed information about theDelta Force software, but also about PTU and other supported file formats.

Programs which support PTU file extension

Below is a table that list programs that support PTU files. Files with PTU 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 PTU file

How to open file with PTU extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening PTU files on given system. What is important, all common issues related to files with PTU extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Download and install Delta Force

Install software to open PTU file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports PTU files installed on the system. The solution is straightforward, just download and install Delta Force. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support PTU 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 Delta Force website and download the installer.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of Delta Force

Update software that support file extension PTUYou still cannot access PTU files although Delta Force is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. This can be one of the causes why PTU files are not compatible with Delta Force. The most recent version of Delta Force is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign Delta Force to PTU files

After installing Delta Force (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open PTU files. 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 PTU file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

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

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected PTU file open the file menu and choose 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 PTU extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

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

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the PTU file is valid. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

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

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the PTU file hinders attempts to open it. Immediately scan the file using an antivirus tool or scan the whole system to ensure the whole system is safe. PTU file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

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

Did you receive the PTU file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. 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 PTU 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 Nova Logic Effects Definition file.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run Delta Force

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

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

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Nova Logic Effects Definition files and ensure security of your device and operating system. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle PTU files.

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