Filename Extensions
If you are seeking information about file extensions, then you are in the right place at right time.

Details of extension .igs

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .igs file?
  • Which program can create the .igs file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .igs format?
  • What can convert .igs files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .igs extension?

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

.igs
IGES Drawing .igs file icon

IGES Drawing

IGS file is an IGES Drawing. The Initial Graphics Exchange Specification (IGES) defines a neutral data format that allows the digital exchange of information among Computer Aided Design (CAD) systems.
Detailed description not available
Category: Document files
Application: IGS Viewer
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/iges
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
iges
Links:
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Related extensions:
Autodesk AutoCAD Drawing
WorkView3D Links
IronCAD Scene
ArchiCAD 3D Model
TurboCAD Drawing (ASCII)
TurboCAD Drawing
TurboCAD Template
Autodesk AutoCAD Unit Definition
Indigo Material Data

Other types of files may also use the .igs file extension. If you have helpful information about .igs extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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IBIS Data
InfoSlips Package
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QWS3270 PLUS Script File
ERDAS Imagine Data
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The .igs filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

igx (15), ibs (14), jgs (12), ige (12), ifs (12), lgs (11), ins (11), gs (10), irs (10), its (9), gis (8), ogs (8), igc (6), ivs (5)

Can't open a .igs file?

If you want to open a .igs file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .igs association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.igs

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 from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

If you don't know how to set the .igs file association, check the FAQ.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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