>> INST file

INST file format description

Many people share .inst files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .inst file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .inst files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.inst - RMCProfile Instrument Data

The INST data files are related to RMCProfile. INST file is a RMCProfile Instrument Data. RMCProfile is a Reverse Monte Carlo based modelling program that allows the reconstruction of a 3D model of the system under study, which fits the experimental data.

Data files
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RMCProfile Instrument Data related extensions:
RMCProfile Coefficient Data
RMCProfile Bragg Scattering Data
RMCProfile Polyhedral Restraints Data
RMCProfile List Data.

Naturally, other applications may also use the .inst file extension. Even harmful programs can create .inst files. Be especially cautious with .inst files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .inst file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .inst file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ins, int, inct, nist, ist, nst, lnst

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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