Did you find or received AIM file and your computer failed to open it? Below we will explain what is AIM file extension and how you can open it.

What is a AIM file ext?

AIM is a file extension associated with AOL Instant Messenger Launch files .

How to open a AIM file?

In most cases your computer should know what software program should be used to open different file types and extensions like AIM. When you double click on the AIM file format, it should open with appropriate software program. If you downloaded or received AIM files for the first time and your system failed to open it then try free file viewers available on the internet after doing enough research not to fall prey to malware.

How to fix errors with AIM files

Scan the file
Before trying to open AIM files on your Windows make sure that it is safe to do so by running through antivirus scanner.
Update
Unable to open AIM files with the associated software program or see an error than try updating the associated software
Do not
If none of the applications in your Windows were able to open AIM file do not change file extension because by changing file extension you are corrupting the file. In case you already changed the extension you can revert it back to AIM by renaming the file. Incorrect associations are the cause of many AIM file errors.

Finally, if Windows is unable to open file extension AIM you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a registry scan.

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