UPOI File Extension

UPOI file icon
IGO Points Of Interest Format
  • Developer
    Nav N Go
  • Popularity
    3.2 (4 votes)

What is UPOI file?

UPOI filename suffix is mostly used for IGO Points Of Interest Format files. IGO Points Of Interest Format format was developed by Nav N Go. UPOI files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. UPOI file format, along with 1258 other file formats, belongs to the Data Files category. The most popular program for handling UPOI files is Naviextras Toolbox, but users can choose among 1 different programs that support this file format. Naviextras Toolbox software was developed by NNG Kft, and on its official website you may find more information about UPOI files or the Naviextras Toolbox software program.

Programs which support UPOI file extension

The following listing features UPOI-compatible programs. UPOI files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support UPOI file

How to open file with UPOI extension?

Problems with accessing UPOI may be due to various reasons. What is important, all common issues related to files with UPOI 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. Get the Naviextras Toolbox

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening UPOI files is that no program that can handle UPOI files is installed on user’s system. This issue can be addressed by downloading and installing Naviextras Toolbox or different compatible program, such as GPSBabel. On the top of the page a list that contains all programs grouped based on operating systems supported can be found. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Naviextras Toolbox website and download the installer.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of Naviextras Toolbox

If the problems with opening UPOI files still occur even after installing Naviextras Toolbox, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Naviextras Toolbox is available. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. If you have an older version of Naviextras Toolbox installed, it may not support UPOI format. The latest version of Naviextras Toolbox should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate IGO Points Of Interest Format files with Naviextras Toolbox

After installing Naviextras Toolbox (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open UPOI files. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Change the default application in Windows

  • Clicking the UPOI 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
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Naviextras Toolbox is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open UPOI files and clicking OK.

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with UPOI extension, select 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....
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with UPOI extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

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

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper UPOI file. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

1. Verify that the UPOI in question is not infected with a computer virus

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the UPOI 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 UPOI file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

Did you receive the UPOI file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. 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 UPOI extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

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 IGO Points Of Interest Format file.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open Naviextras Toolbox

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

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

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with IGO Points Of Interest Format files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It is possible that one of the available system or driver updates may solve the problems with UPOI files affecting older versions of given software.

Conversion of a UPOI file

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