OCI File Problems: Why Your PC Won't Open OCI Files

Few things are as frustrating as receiving a file that your computer refuses to open up. Understanding the reason why it won't work is the first step to finding a solution. Here are some of the most common error messages and problems when opening OCI files.

Common Error Messages

Error Message: The OCI File is Corrupt

The only solution to a corrupt file, is to download a new copy, or to ask the sender to resend the file.

Error Message: Can't Find Software to Open the OCI File

This error is quite easy to solve. Simply right-click on the OCI file and select openCanvas Image from the dropdown list to create a default file type association. In future, it should automatically open in openCanvas Image.

Common OCI-Related Problems

Problem: You Don't Have openCanvas Image Installed

You can simply download openCanvas Image software. OCI uses openCanvas Image by default. After you install it, the software should automatically associate itself with OCI files.

Problem: You Have openCanvas Image Installed But It's Still Not Working

If you have openCanvas Image installed and you still can't open the file, you should get in touch with the software developers for further assistance. See our chart below for who to contact:

Software Developer
openCanvas Image System Products Co. Ltd.

Problem: You Can't Install openCanvas Image

If for some reason you can't or don't want to install openCanvas Image, you could also search online for free software that uses OCI files. But, as a word of caution, please be careful as many free software downloads are infected with malware or bundled with unwanted software.

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