CATDRAWING file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.catdrawing - Catia Drawing

The CATDRAWING document files are related to Catia. The CATDRAWING file is a Catia Drawing. CATIA (Computer Aided Three-dimensional Interactive Application) is a multi-platform CAD/CAM/CAE commercial software suite developed by the French company Dassault Systemes.

Document files
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Catia Drawing related extensions:
Catia 3DMAP File
Catia 3D Geometry Data
Catia V4 Sequential Data
Catia Catalog
CATIA Analysis Data
CATIA Catalog Data

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

Can't open a .catdrawing 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.

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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