UBX File Extension

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U-center UBX GPS Log Data Format

What is UBX file?

Full format name of files that use UBX extension is U-center UBX GPS Log Data Format. Files with UBX extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. UBX file belongs to the GIS Files category just like 229 other filename extensions listed in our database. The software recommended for managing UBX files is u-center. On the official website of u-blox AG developer not only will you find detailed information about theu-center software, but also about UBX and other supported file formats.

Programs which support UBX file extension

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

Windows Windows

Updated: 07/14/2020

How to open file with UBX extension?

Being unable to open files with UBX extension can be have various origins. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to U-center UBX GPS Log 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.

Step 1. Get the u-center

Install software to open UBX file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports UBX files installed on the system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download u-center and install it on your device. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. The safest method of downloading u-center installed is by going to developer’s website (u-blox AG) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of u-center

Update software that support file extension UBXYou still cannot access UBX files although u-center 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. The reason that u-center cannot handle files with UBX may be that the software is outdated. The latest version of u-center should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open UBX files to u-center

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate UBX files with latest version of u-center 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.

Associate software with UBX 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 UBX 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 u-center is installed, check the Always use this app to open UBX files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button
Associate software with UBX file on Mac

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected UBX file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • 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 UBX extension. Next, click the Continue button to finalize the process.

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

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

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

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the UBX file hinders attempts to open it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the scanner detected that the UBX file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

2. Verify that the UBX file’s structure is intact

If the UBX 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. If the UBX 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.

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the U-center UBX GPS Log Data Format file again.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open u-center

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with UBX extension. In this case close the other applications.

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

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with U-center UBX GPS Log Data Format files. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with UBX files affecting older versions of given software.

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