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GIS file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.gis - Carlson SurvCADD GIS File

The GIS gis files are related to Carlson SurvCADD. GIS file is a Carlson SurvCADD GIS File. Carlson SurvCADD is a suite of survey tools working in the AutoCAD environment.

Carlson SurvCADD
GIS files
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Carlson SurvCADD GIS File related extensions:
CompeGPS TwoNav Overview Layer
MapInfo Geoset
MapInfo Access ID File
Navteq POI Data
iGO Primo Junction View Data
iGO Primo FJV Map

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

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

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

bis, fis, gi, gic, giw, gix, gjs, gks, gls, gs, gsi, gus, his, igs, is

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Infinity Engine Tileset Data
Gofer Source Code
WRAP Hydrologic Index Series Data
FDS Imaging Software HW Configuration
GemStone Document
RMCProfile Bragg Configuration Histogram Data

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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