Full format name of files that use ZMC extension is ZoneAlarm Quarantine Format. ZoneAlarm Quarantine Format specification was created by Check Point Software Technologies. ZMC file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. ZMC file belongs to the Data Files category just like 1326 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular program for handling ZMC files is ZoneAlarm Antivirus, but users can choose among 1 different programs that support this file format.
Programs that can handle ZMC files are as follows. Files with ZMC suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.
Problems with accessing ZMC may be due to various reasons. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to ZoneAlarm Quarantine Format files aren’t complex. In most cases they can be addressed swiftly and effectively without assistance from a specialist. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with ZMC files.
Problems with opening and working with ZMC files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with ZMC files being present on your machine. This one is an easy one. Select ZoneAlarm Antivirus or one of the recommended programs (for example, ZoneAlarm Pro) and download it from appropriate source and install on your system. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support ZMC 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 ZoneAlarm Antivirus website and download the installer.
If you already have ZoneAlarm Antivirus installed on your systems and ZMC files are still not opened properly, check if you have the latest version of the software. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. The reason that ZoneAlarm Antivirus cannot handle files with ZMC may be that the software is outdated.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 ZoneAlarm Antivirus.
If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate ZMC files with latest version of ZoneAlarm Antivirus you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent
Change the default application in Windows
Change the default application in Mac OS
If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the ZMC file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.
Should it happed that the ZMC is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the scanner detected that the ZMC file is unsafe, proceed as instructed by the antivirus program to neutralize the threat.
Did you receive the ZMC file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. 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 ZMC extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.
Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log in using an administrative account and see If this solves the problem.
If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with ZMC extension. In this case close the other applications.
Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with ZoneAlarm Quarantine Format files. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle ZMC files.
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