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CIM file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cim - Cimplicity HMI Screen

The CIM data files are related to CIMPLICITY HMI. CIM file is a Cimplicity HMI Screen. CIMPLICITY HMI is a client/server based visualization and control solution that provides process visualization, data acquisition and supervisory control over manufacturing and process environments.

Data files
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Cimplicity HMI Screen related extensions:
FIEBDC Database
FCEUX Saved State
Faro SCENE 3D Laser Scanner Data
XER Manager Template
SDX Signed Data
EEGer Data

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

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

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

icm, cmi, ci, xim, sim, fim, com, cm, ckm, cil, cih, vim, dim, clm, cin

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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ICEM Surf Model
OCaml Compiled Interface
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Operating systems

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

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