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SLIP File Extension

CodeGear Licence
  • Developer
    Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.
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What is SLIP file?

Full format name of files that use SLIP extension is CodeGear Licence. CodeGear Licence specification was created by Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.. SLIP file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. Files with SLIP extension are categorized as Misc Files files. The Misc Files subset comprises 5964 various file formats. The most popular program for handling SLIP files is C++ Builder, but users can choose among 3 different programs that support this file format. On the official website of Embarcadero Technologies, Inc. developer not only will you find detailed information about theC++ Builder software, but also about SLIP and other supported file formats.

Programs which support SLIP file extension

Programs that can handle SLIP files are as follows. SLIP files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support SLIP file

How to open file with SLIP extension?

Problems with accessing SLIP may be due to various reasons. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to CodeGear Licence 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.

Step 1. Install C++ Builder software

Install software to open SLIP file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports SLIP files installed on the system. This one is an easy one. Select C++ Builder or one of the recommended programs (for example, Delphi, InterBase, JBuilder) and download it from appropriate source and install on your system. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support SLIP files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download C++ Builder installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Embarcadero Technologies, Inc. website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Update C++ Builder to the latest version

Update software that support file extension SLIPIf the problems with opening SLIP files still occur even after installing C++ Builder, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of C++ Builder is available. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. The reason that C++ Builder cannot handle files with SLIP may be that the software is outdated. The latest version of C++ Builder should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign C++ Builder to SLIP files

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate SLIP files with latest version of C++ Builder you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Associate software with SLIP file on Windows

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Clicking the SLIP with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where C++ Builder is installed, check the Always use this app to open SLIP files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with SLIP file on Mac

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

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

Step 4. Check the SLIP for errors

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the SLIP file is valid. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

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

If the SLIP 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. SLIP file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If you obtained the problematic SLIP file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. 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 SLIP extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

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

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 CodeGear Licence file again.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open C++ Builder

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

5. Ensure that you have the latest drivers and system updates and patches installed

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

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