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CAE file format description

Many people share .cae files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cae file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cae files.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cae - Abaqus/CAE Model Database

The CAE data files are related to Abaqus/CAE. The CAE file is an Abaqus/CAE Model Database. Abaqus/CAE provides an integrated modeling (preprocessing) and visualization (postprocessing) environment for the analysis products.

Data files
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Abaqus/CAE Model Database related extensions:
Catia SmartBOM Data
CATIA Shape Data
Catia 3D Geometry Data
Catia V4 Export Data
Catia V3 Export Data
3DVIA Virtools Behavioral Object

.cae - Caditor Encrypted Document

The CAE document files are related to Caditor. The CAE file is a Caditor Encrypted Document. Caditor is a portable tabbed text editor featuring encryption, syntax highlighting, autocomplete, line numbering and a functional plugin system.

Document files
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Caditor Encrypted Document related extensions:
Caditor Document

Naturally, other applications may also use the .cae file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cae files. Be especially cautious with .cae files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .cae file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


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

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .cae file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ace, ae, ca, ca3, cad, caf, car, cas, caw, ce, cea, cqe, cwe, cxe, cze

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Collada Digital Asset Exchange
WinAce Archive
NeoBook Cartoon
Core Audio Format
Comma-Delimited ASCII Text
RailWorks ACE Texture

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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