ZNM File Extension

ZNM file icon
ZoneAlarm Mailsafe Renamed
  • Developer
    Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
  • Category
  • Popularity
    5 (1 votes)

What is ZNM file?

ZNM is a file extension commonly associated with ZoneAlarm Mailsafe Renamed files. ZoneAlarm Mailsafe Renamed specification was created by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.. ZNM files are supported by software applications available for devices running Windows. ZNM file belongs to the Misc Files category just like 4349 other filename extensions listed in our database. The most popular software that supports ZNM files is ZoneAlarm Pro. ZoneAlarm Pro software was developed by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd., and on its official website you may find more information about ZNM files or the ZoneAlarm Pro software program.

Programs which support ZNM file extension

Programs that can handle ZNM files are as follows. ZNM files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support ZNM file

How to open file with ZNM extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening ZNM files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with ZNM files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Download and install ZoneAlarm Pro

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening ZNM files is that no program that can handle ZNM files is installed on user’s system. The solution to this problem is very simple. Download ZoneAlarm Pro and install it on your device. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. If you want to download ZoneAlarm Pro installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Check the version of ZoneAlarm Pro and update if needed

If the problems with opening ZNM files still occur even after installing ZoneAlarm Pro, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of ZoneAlarm Pro is available. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. If you have an older version of ZoneAlarm Pro installed, it may not support ZNM format. The most recent version of ZoneAlarm Pro is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Assign ZoneAlarm Pro to ZNM files

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate ZNM files with latest version of ZoneAlarm Pro you have installed 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.

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the ZNM file
  • 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 ZoneAlarm Pro is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open ZNM files and clicking OK.

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • Right-click the ZNM file and select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • 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 ZNM extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Ensure that the ZNM 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 ZNM file. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

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

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the ZNM file hinders attempts to open it. Scan the ZNM file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the ZNM file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

If you obtained the problematic ZNM file from a third party, ask them to supply you with another copy. 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 ZNM extension was interrupted and the file data is defective. Download the file again from the same source.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

Some files require elevated access rights to open them. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the ZoneAlarm Mailsafe Renamed file again.

4. Check whether your system can handle ZoneAlarm Pro

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

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

Regularly updated system, drivers, and programs keep your computer secure. This may also prevent problems with ZoneAlarm Mailsafe Renamed files. It may be the case that the ZNM files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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