Not a Simul8 File Type

If you are receiving the following message when trying to open a simulation file either in Simul8 Online or Desktop, this is possibly due to the name of the simulation file.

Simul8 not a simul8 file type

To resolve this, rename the simulation file and exclude:

  • Punctuation signs (e.g. %,&_-)
  • Accents on letters (e.g. â, é, ñ, ç)
  • Spaces
  • Numbers

If after following these steps, you are still not able to open your file please contact