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Details of extension .las

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Log ASCII Standard

LAS file is a Log ASCII Standard file. LAS is a standard File format used Commonly in the Oil and Gas Industry to store Log Curve Information.
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Category: Data files
Application: Well Viewer
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Mime-type: text/plain
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.las

Lidar Data Exchange Format File

LAS file is a Lidar Data Exchange Format File. Lidar (LIght Detection And Ranging) is a remote sensing technology that measures distance by illuminating a target with a laser and analyzing the reflected light. The LAS file format is a public file format for the interchange of LIDAR data between vendors and customers.
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Category: Data files
Application: LAStools
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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LASzip Compressed Lidar Data
Lidar E57 Point Cloud Data
RiScan Pro Point Cloud Data
.las

Light-O-Rama Animation Sequence

LAS file is a Light-O-Rama Animation Sequence. Light-O-Rama is a computerized lighting system designed to control elaborate or simple lighting displays.
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Category: Configuration files
Application: Light-O-Rama
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Light-O-Rama Preferences
Light-O-Rama Channel Configuration
Light-O-Rama Schedule File
Light-O-Rama Compressed Sequence File
Light-O-Rama Musical Sequence
.las

NADCON Latitude Seconds Data

LAS file is a NADCON Latitude Seconds Data. NADCON is a datum conversion method developed by the NGS (National Geodetic Survey), which is used in the United States to convert coordinates between the North American Datum of 1927 (NAD27) and the North American Datum of 1983 (NAD83) with high precision.
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Category: GIS files
Application: NADCON
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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NADCON Longitude Seconds Data
.las

Laserstrike Game Level Data

LAS file is a Laserstrike Game Level Data. Laserstrike for Windows is a single-player, shareware, puzzle game developed by Kevin Ng.
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Category: Game Data files
Application: Laserstrike
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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The .las filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

oas (1), als (1), lzs (1), lws (1), ls (1), laz (1), law (1), lac (1), kas (1), pas (1), as (1), mas (1), lxs (1), lsa (1), lqs (1)

Can't open a .las file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.las

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 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android