RGB File Problems: Why Your PC Won't Open RGB 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 RGB files.

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Common Error Messages

Error Message: The RGB 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 RGB File

This error is quite easy to solve. Simply right-click on the RGB file and select Unknown Apple II File, VideoCraft GIF, or Ribbons SGI Image from the dropdown list to create a default file type association. In future, it should automatically open in the software you selected.

Common RGB-Related Problems

Problem: You Don't Have Unknown Apple II File, VideoCraft GIF, or Ribbons SGI Image Installed

You can simply download Unknown Apple II File, VideoCraft GIF, or Ribbons SGI Image software. RGB uses Unknown Apple II File by default, but it is also compatible with VideoCraft GIF, and Ribbons SGI Image. If you have Unknown Apple II File, VideoCraft GIF, or Ribbons SGI Image installed, try make make one of these software packages your default file association for the RGB file type extension.

Problem: You Have Unknown Apple II File, VideoCraft GIF, or Ribbons SGI Image Installed, But It's Still Not Working

If you have Unknown Apple II File, VideoCraft GIF, or Ribbons SGI 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
Unknown Apple II File found on Golden Orchard Apple II CD Rom
VideoCraft GIF Microsoft Programmer
Ribbons SGI Image Microsoft Developer
Q0 Graphic Microsoft Developer
Intermediate Format Graphic PC Software Company
Silicon Graphics RGB Bitmap Silicon Graphics Inc.
Intergraph Raster Graphic Intergraph Corporation

Problem: You Can't Install Unknown Apple II File, VideoCraft GIF, or Ribbons SGI Image

If for some reason you can't or don't want to install Unknown Apple II File, VideoCraft GIF, or Ribbons SGI Image, you could also search online for free software that uses RGB 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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