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CANIM file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.canim - Shank Game Animation Data

The CANIM game data files are related to Shank. CANIM file is a Shank Game Animation Data. Shank is a 2D side-scrolling action beat'em up video game developed by Klei Entertainment studio.

Game Data files
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Shank Game Animation Data related extensions:
Vagrant Story Minimap Data
Vagrant Story Map Data
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Installation Data
Vagrant Story Animation Sequence Data
Vagrant Story Shape Data
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Audio Bank Data

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

Can't open a .canim 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 .canim file extension is often given incorrectly!

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


Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Unity 3D Animation Data
Deluxe Paint Animation
Homeworld Animation Data
Autodesk Maya 3D Animation Data
Antibody Animation Data

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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