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.LIN File Extension

File Type 1AutoCAD Linetype File

DeveloperAutodesk
Popularity
3.8 (5 Votes)
CategoryCAD Files
FormatN/A

What is a LIN file?

Line type definition (also called a "linetype" or "line style") that defines the paths of a vector-based object used by AutoCAD; stores shapes information in a text-based format.

More Information

Linetype files can also be imported into the MicroStation Line Style Editor by selecting "File→Import→AutoCAD Line Style File."

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Programs that open LIN files
Windows
Autodesk AutoCAD 2018
Bentley MicroStation
Can be edited with a text editor
Updated 8/22/2007

File Type 2X-Plane Painted Line File

DeveloperLaminar Research
Popularity
1.3 (3 Votes)
CategoryData Files
FormatText

.LIN File Association 2

Painted line file used by X-Plane, a professional flight simulator; contains data that defines taxiway markings on the ground.

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The LIN file consists of a header and commands that define different aspects of the lines, such as the texture, size, scale, and direction (rounded or sharp corners).

Programs that open LIN files
Windows
X-Plane
Mac
X-Plane
Linux
X-Plane
Updated 12/12/2014

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