UDID File Extension

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Google Android Unique Device IDentifier
  • Developer
    Google Inc.
  • Category
  • Popularity
    2.8 (5 votes)

What is UDID file?

UDID filename suffix is mostly used for Google Android Unique Device IDentifier files. Google Android Unique Device IDentifier format was developed by Google Inc.. UDID file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Android system platform. UDID file belongs to the Misc Files category just like 4319 other filename extensions listed in our database. The software recommended for managing UDID files is Google Android. Software named Google Android was created by Google Inc.. In order to find more detailed information on the software and UDID files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support UDID file extension

The following listing features UDID-compatible programs. Files with UDID 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 UDID file

How to open file with UDID extension?

Problems with accessing UDID may be due to various reasons. Fortunately, most common problems with UDID files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Download and install Google Android

Problems with opening and working with UDID files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with UDID files being present on your machine. To address this issue, go to the Google Android developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support UDID files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. The safest method of downloading Google Android installed is by going to developer’s website (Google Inc.) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of Google Android

If the problems with opening UDID files still occur even after installing Google Android, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Google Android is available. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. This can be one of the causes why UDID files are not compatible with Google Android. The most recent version of Google Android is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Set the default application to open UDID files to Google Android

If you have the latest version of Google Android installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage UDID on your device. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Clicking the UDID with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Google Android is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open UDID files and clicking OK.

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected UDID file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select Google Android and click Change for all...
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with UDID extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

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

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the UDID file in question. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

1. The UDID may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the UDID is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the UDID file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the scanner detected that the UDID file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.

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

If the UDID 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. It could happen the the download process of file with UDID 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 Google Android Unique Device IDentifier file again.

4. Check whether your system can handle Google Android

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support UDID files. Close all running programs and try opening the UDID 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 Google Android Unique Device IDentifier 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 UDID files.

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