XMBCS File Extension

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X-Mouse Exported Profile Format

What is XMBCS file?

Full format name of files that use XMBCS extension is X-Mouse Exported Profile Format. Files with XMBCS extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. XMBCS file format, along with 1195 other file formats, belongs to the Settings Files category. X-Mouse Button Control is by far the most used program for working with XMBCS files.

Programs which support XMBCS file extension

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

Updated: 06/29/2020

How to open file with XMBCS extension?

Being unable to open files with XMBCS extension can be have various origins. Fortunately, most common problems with XMBCS 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. Get the X-Mouse Button Control

Install software to open XMBCS file Problems with opening and working with XMBCS files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with XMBCS files being present on your machine. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download X-Mouse Button Control 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. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit X-Mouse Button Control website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update X-Mouse Button Control to the latest version

Update software that support file extension XMBCSIf the problems with opening XMBCS files still occur even after installing X-Mouse Button Control, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of X-Mouse Button Control is available. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. This can be one of the causes why XMBCS files are not compatible with X-Mouse Button Control. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using X-Mouse Button Control.

Step 3. Associate X-Mouse Exported Profile Format files with X-Mouse Button Control

After installing X-Mouse Button Control (the most recent version) make sure that it is set as the default application to open XMBCS files. The method is quite simple and varies little across operating systems.

Associate software with XMBCS file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

  • Clicking the XMBCS with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where X-Mouse Button Control is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open XMBCS files and clicking OK.
Associate software with XMBCS file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with XMBCS extension, select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • From the list choose the appropriate program and confirm by clicking Change for all....
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with XMBCS extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Ensure that the XMBCS 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 XMBCS file in question. Being unable to access the file can be related to various issues.

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

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

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If the XMBCS 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 XMBCS file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the X-Mouse Exported Profile Format file.

4. Verify that your device fulfills the requirements to be able to open X-Mouse Button Control

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

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with X-Mouse Exported Profile Format 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 XMBCS files.

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