.AIU File Extension

File Type:
Advanced Installer Updates Configuration File

Having trouble opening .aiu extension? Don't panic! This page explains what aiu files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open aiu files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is an AIU file?

Aiu file extension has Advanced Installer Updates Configuration file type, developed by Caphyon, which is associated with the "settings files" category.

Information about updates for programs installed with the help of Advanced Installer is written in these configuration files. They are needed to run regular software checks to be sure that clients use the latest version of the program and remind to update the software when necessary. In AIU files you will find the following information: the name of the application, the size of the installer, the link for downloading it, and the directory to be installed in. An AIU file may also contain detailed information about the installer, about new features and bug fixes, and the number of the current software version.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

aiu file icon
File Type:
Advanced Installer Updates Configuration File
Settings Files

How to open AIU file?

Double click the aiu file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .aiu extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the aiu extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the aiu file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open AIU files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the aiu file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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