File Extension Library

.SUM File Extension

  • Developer by: AmsterCHEM
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: XML

What are .SUM files and how to open them?

Can't open .SUM file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .SUM file.

What is a .SUM file extension?

.SUM file extension is created by AmsterCHEM. .SUM has been classified as Data Files. The format of .SUM file is XML.

.SUM is Scilab Unit Operation Model File

Model file created and used by Scilab CAPE-OPEN Unit Operation, an application that enables users to enter unit operation calculations in Scilab; contains a Scilab unit operation model and its metadata.

A unit operation is one part of a chemical process that involves chemical transformation or physical change. The Scilab CAPE-OPEN Unit Operation is used for calculating these steps and entering them in Scilab.

NOTE: In order to run Excel CAPE-OPEN Unit Operation you must have Scilab installed.

List of all softwares that can open the Scilab Unit Operation Model File
AmsterCHEM Scilab CAPE-OPEN Unit Operation
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Garmin Checksum File

Developer by: Garmin Category: Misc Files Format: Binary

File used by Garmin GPS navigation devices; contains a checksum for a corresponding file on the device, such as a map (.IMG) file or a voice (.VPM) file; generated when a diagnostics test is run on the unit.

SUM file can be deleted and the device will still run properly.

List of all softwares that can open the Garmin Checksum File
Garmin Connect

How to fix problems with .SUM files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .SUM files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .SUM file format
  2. You need to check the .SUM file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)