ZPI File Extension

ZPI file icon
PDF Converter Index Format
  • Developer
    Nuance Communications
  • Category
  • Popularity
    3.5 (2 votes)

What is ZPI file?

Full format name of files that use ZPI extension is PDF Converter Index Format. PDF Converter Index Format specification was created by Nuance Communications. ZPI file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Mac OS, Windows system platform. ZPI file belongs to the Settings Files category just like 1112 other filename extensions listed in our database. PDF Converter Professional supports ZPI files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 1 other tools may also be used. On the official website of Nuance Communications, Inc. developer not only will you find detailed information about thePDF Converter Professional software, but also about ZPI and other supported file formats.

Programs which support ZPI file extension

The list that follows enumerates programs compatible with ZPI files, divided into 2 categories based on operating system on which they are available. Files with ZPI 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 ZPI file

How to open file with ZPI extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening ZPI files on given system. On the bright side, the most encountered issues pertaining to PDF Converter Index 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 ZPI files.

Step 1. Install PDF Converter Professional software

Problems with opening and working with ZPI files are most probably having to do with no proper software compatible with ZPI files being present on your machine. This one is an easy one. Select PDF Converter Professional or one of the recommended programs (for example, PDF Converter) and download it from appropriate source and install on your system. Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support ZPI files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. If you want to download PDF Converter Professional installer in the most secured manner, we suggest you visit Nuance Communications, Inc. website and download from their official repositories.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of PDF Converter Professional

If you already have PDF Converter Professional installed on your systems and ZPI 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. If you have an older version of PDF Converter Professional installed, it may not support ZPI format. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using PDF Converter Professional.

Step 3. Assign PDF Converter Professional to ZPI files

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate ZPI files with latest version of PDF Converter Professional 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

  • Clicking the ZPI with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Click Choose another app and then select More apps option
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where PDF Converter Professional is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open ZPI files and clicking OK.

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

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

Step 4. Check the ZPI for errors

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the ZPI file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

1. The ZPI may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the ZPI 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. If the ZPI file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

Did you receive the ZPI 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. When downloading the file with ZPI extension from the internet an error may occurred resulting in incomplete file. Try downloading the file again.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

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 PDF Converter Index Format file.

4. Check whether your system can handle PDF Converter Professional

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support ZPI files. Close all running programs and try opening the ZPI file.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with PDF Converter Index Format file. Outdated drivers or software may have caused the inability to use a peripheral device needed to handle ZPI files.

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