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CVI file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cvi - CassiniVision Map Image

The CVI graphic files are related to CassiniVision. CVI file is a CassiniVision Map Image. CassiniVision is a utility designed to download, store, display and print old sheets scanned and sorted by lots in the digital library of the National Library of France. The CassiniVision seems to be no longer supported.

Graphic files
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CassiniVision Map Image related extensions:
PVRTC Compressed Texture Data
S3TC Compressed Texture Data
Leica RAW Image
Acorns Object-based Vector Image
AtariTools-800 4 Missiles Data
Pixadex Icon

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

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

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

cbi, cci, cdi, cfi, cgi, ci, civ, cv, cvj, cvl, cvu, dvi, fvi, svi, vci

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

XTherion Vector Image
Xilinx iMPACT Configuration
LabVIEW Virtual Instrument
Crossbeam XMS Installation Package
Common Gateway Interface
Jovian Logic VIA Image

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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