ZIG file format description
Many people share .zig files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .zig file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .zig files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.zig - zigGIS Data
The ZIG gis files are related to zigGIS. ZIG file is a zigGIS Data. ZigGIS is an ESRI ArcGIS plug in to connect to and use PostGIS layers. The zigGIS seems to be no longer supported.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .zig file extension. Even harmful programs can create .zig files. Be especially cautious with .zig files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .zig 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .zig file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
aig, ig, sig, xig, zg, zgi, zib, zif, zin, zir, zit, zlg, zog
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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