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.IGES File Extension

File TypeIGES File

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Category3D Image Files


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What is a IGES file?

Vector format for saving wireframe models that represent 2D or 3D designs; based on the IGES (Initial Graphics Exchange Specification) standard; stores data in a ASCII text format, which makes it easy to transfer to different programs and platforms.

More Information

IGES files commonly use the .IGS extension.

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Programs that open IGES files
IMSI TurboCAD Pro 2016
Autodesk AutoCAD 2017
Autodesk Fusion 360
Nemetschek Vectorworks
ACD Systems Canvas X 16
ideaMK IGSViewer
Actify SpinFire Professional
CADSoftTools ABViewer
IMSI TurboCAD Deluxe v9
Nemetschek Vectorworks
Updated 8/20/2013

.IGES Extension Information

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