File extension INS (.INS) information

Windows cannot open INS files?

If Windows is unable to open file extension .INS you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a free registry scan.

Appropriate program:

The .INS file extension identifies Internet Naming Service files. These files are used to reconcile the alphanumeric web address (ie the web name in the format www. etc) into a purely numeric IP address that is recognized by web servers. The .INS file extension also identifies Ensoniq Instrument audio files used to save sound data for Ensoniq electronic music equipment. INS files also identify WordPerfect files, 1st Reader (install script files), AdLib music files and InstallShield Script files.. Incorrect associations are the cause of many file extension errors. Scan your system to prevent, identify and repair INS file extension association errors.


  • Performance: To optimize memory and CPU usage for INS files run a free performance scan.
  • Stability: Fix INS errors to make your system and applications more stable.
  • Drivers: Scan your PC for the outdated drivers which lead to system errors and slowdowns.

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