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COT file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cit - Intergraph Format Bitmap Image

The CIT graphic files are related to XnView. CIT file is a Intergraph Format Bitmap Image.

Graphic files
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cot, itg, rle
Intergraph Format Bitmap Image related extensions:
ZX Spectrum Hobetta Image
Pocket PC Bitmap Image
Amapi Image
Sony Mavica Picture
GoDot Image
TI-73 Bitmap

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

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

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

cit, ckt, clt, co, cof, cog, cor, cpt, ct, cto, dot, fot, oct, ot, sot

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Ccrypt Encrypted File
CYANA DG Cartesian Coordinate File
Scitex Continuous Tone
Casio WK-1800 Pattern Sequerncer Pattern
CircuitMaker Document
Graphviz DOT File

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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