WIC is a file extension commonly associated with J Wavelet Image files. WIC files are supported by software applications available for devices running Linux, Mac OS, Windows. WIC file belongs to the Raster Image Files category just like 522 other filename extensions listed in our database. XnView supports WIC files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 2 other tools may also be used. On the official website of Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet developer not only will you find detailed information about theXnView software, but also about WIC and other supported file formats.
Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open WIC files divided into 3 categories according to system platform supported. Files with WIC 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.
Being unable to open files with WIC extension can be have various origins. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to J Wavelet Image 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.
The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening WIC files is that no program that can handle WIC files is installed on user’s system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download XnView and install it on your device. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support WIC files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download XnView installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet website and download from their official repositories.
If you already have XnView installed on your systems and WIC files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. The reason that XnView cannot handle files with WIC may be that the software is outdated. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using XnView.
After installing XnView (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open WIC files. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.
Selecting the first-choice application in Windows
Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS
If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the WIC file in question. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.
If the WIC is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the WIC file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. WIC file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.
Did you receive the WIC file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. If the WIC file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.
There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the J Wavelet Image file.
If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with WIC extension. In this case close the other applications.
Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with J Wavelet Image files. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle WIC files.
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