XVU File Extension

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BOClean Database Format
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    Comodo Group, Inc.
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What is XVU file?

XVU filename suffix is mostly used for BOClean Database Format files. Comodo Group, Inc. defined the BOClean Database Format format standard. Files with XVU extension may be used by programs distributed for Windows platform. XVU file belongs to the Database Files category just like 363 other filename extensions listed in our database. BOClean is by far the most used program for working with XVU files. Software named BOClean was created by Comodo Group, Inc.. In order to find more detailed information on the software and XVU files, check the developer’s official website.

Programs which support XVU file extension

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

Windows Windows

How to open file with XVU extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening XVU files on given system. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to BOClean Database 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. Download and install BOClean

Install software to open XVU file The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports XVU files installed on the system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download BOClean and install it on your device. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support XVU files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit BOClean website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update BOClean to the latest version

Update software that support file extension XVUIf the problems with opening XVU files still occur even after installing BOClean, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of BOClean is available. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. This can be one of the causes why XVU files are not compatible with BOClean. The most recent version of BOClean is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate BOClean Database Format files with BOClean

If you have the latest version of BOClean installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage XVU 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 XVU file on Windows

Change the default application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the XVU file
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the BOClean installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open XVU files box and clicking OK button.
Associate software with XVU file on Mac

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected XVU 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....
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with XVU extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

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

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

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

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

Did you receive the XVU 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 XVU file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the BOClean Database Format file again.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run BOClean

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

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

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with BOClean Database 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 XVU files affecting older versions of given software.

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