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Details of extension .imq

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

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

NASA Planetary Data System Compressed Image .imq file icon

NASA Planetary Data System Compressed Image

IMQ file is a NASA Planetary Data System Compressed Image. The Planetary Data System (PDS) is a distributed data system that NASA uses to archive data collected by Solar System robotic missions and ground-based support data associated with those missions.
Category: Graphic files
Application: NASAView
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Inter-Quake Model
AIM Greyscale Image

The .imq filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

iqm (17)

Can't open a .imq file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.imq

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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