The File Extensions Database


.UNAVAILABLE File Extension

  • Developer by: Emsi Software GmbH
  • Category: Ransomware encrypted Files

What is an .UNAVAILABLE file?

.UNAVAILABLE is Al-Namrood ransomware affected file

File extension unavailable has been for some time used for a special fork of Apocalypse ransomware, labeled as Al-Namrood.

Much like other ransomware, also this one encrypts users documents, photos and other files and changes the suffix, this time to "unavailable".


How to open:

Emsisoft Decrypter for Al-Namrood should help your recover .unavailable files that were affected by Al-Namrood ransomware.

How to convert:

Once you have successfuly decrypted .unavailable files, you may convert them to anything suitable.

How to solve problems with UNAVAILABLE files

  • Associate the UNAVAILABLE file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any UNAVAILABLE file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.UNAVAILABLE files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the UNAVAILABLE file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .UNAVAILABLE is Al-Namrood ransomware affected file. Because only the current version supports the latest UNAVAILABLE file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Emsi Software GmbH manufacturer website after an available .UNAVAILABLE is Al-Namrood ransomware affected file update.
  • To make sure that your UNAVAILABLE file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.