DIA file format description
Many people often share .dia files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .dia files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .dia files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .dia files.
Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .dia file format.
3 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.dia - Dia Diagram
The DIA document files are related to Dia. The DIA file is a Dia Diagram. Dia is a GTK+ based diagram creation program for Linux, Unix and Windows released under the GPL license. The native Dia file format (extension .dia) is XML compressed with GZip.
Dia Diagram related extensions:
.dia - Do It Again Task Data
The DIA data files are related to Do It Again. The DIA file is a Do It Again Task Data. Do It Again is a task automation program developed by Spacetornado Software. The Do It Again seems to be no longer supported.
Do It Again Task Data related extensions:
- pmr Avid Media Composer Persistent Media Record
- mod ArchiCAD Module File
- ttx TabTrax Tab Data
- aph Ability Photoalbum Album Data
- tableapplication SMART Table Application
- xlog XLOG XML Log
.dia - Psion Organiser Diary Document
The DIA document files are related to Psion Organiser. The DIA file is a Psion Organiser Diary Document. The Psion Organiser is a sophisticated pocket computer containing digital electronic components. The Psion Organiser seems to be no longer supported.
Psion Organiser Diary Document related extensions:
It is important to understand that the .dia file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .dia extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .dia files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .dia files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.
Can't open a .dia 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 an extension, you receive the following message:
Select an app to open this .dia file
To set the .dia file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps
- Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
- In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
- Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
- Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
- Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
- Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
- Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
- After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.
It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .dia file association. Many applications can open .dia files without requiring any specific file association to be set.
The .dia file extension is often given incorrectly
Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.
These misspellings were the most common in the past year:
cia, da, dai, di, dix, diz, dja, dla, dua, eia, fia, ia, ida, ria, sia
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
There is a possibility that the .dia filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.
Filename extensions similar to .dia:
- cia Nintendo 3DS CTR Importable Archive
- ia Rollei RAW Image
- da Gcov Compiled Output
- dla Defense Department DLA Procurement Data
- via ARM Compiler VIA Data
- dix DIVA-GIS Exported Project
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