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Details of extension .dis

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

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

DKBTrace Scene .dis file icon

DKBTrace Scene

DIS file is a DKBTrace Scene. DKBTrace was a graphical ray tracing program which was the forerunner of POV-Ray. It had no GUI and ran via the command line. Some of the old versions of DKBTrace are still available on the Aminet site.
Detailed description not available
Category: Graphic files
Application: DKBTrace
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
MSC Patran Displacement Results .dis file icon

MSC Patran Displacement Results

DIS file is a MSC Patran Displacement Results. Patran is a widely used pre/post-processing software for Finite Element Analysis (FEA), providing solid modeling, meshing, analysis setup and post-processing for multiple solvers including MSC Nastran, Marc, Abaqus, LS-DYNA, ANSYS, and Pam-Crash.
Category: Data files
Application: MSC Patran
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
MSC Patran Device-dependent Hardcopy Output File
MSC Patran Journal
MSC Patran Element Result
MSC Patran Nodal Results

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Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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Archive Description

The .dis filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ris (46), xis (19), dix (18), fis (15), sis (12), eis (12), ds (9), diz (9), dsi (9), cis (7), dos (6), dic (5), dus (4), dls (4), ids (4)

Can't open a .dis file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.dis

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.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

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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