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.REF File Extension

File Type 1IDRISI Raster Image Reference File

DeveloperClark Labs
3.5 (28 Votes)
CategoryGIS Files

What is a REF file?

File created by IDRISI Taiga, a GIS imaging application; stores geographic reference information so that .RST images can be projected according to specific unit measurements; can be used for multiple raster images.

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Many preinstalled REF files are located in the \GEOREF\ directory of the IDRISI Taiga installation.

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Programs that open REF files

Updated 5/19/2011

File Type 2Microsoft Train Simulator Reference File

3.6 (13 Votes)
CategoryData Files

.REF File Association 2

File used by Microsoft Train Simulator, a program used to simulate trains and play the role of locomotive engineer or passenger; contains a reference to shape file settings, including the .S shape filename, shadow properties, class, alignment, and description.

More Information

REF files store a list of shapes that can be imported into a simulation.

Programs that open REF files

Microsoft Train Simulator
Updated 2/2/2010

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