File Extension Library


.CATRASTER File Extension

  • Developer by: Dassault Systèmes S.A.
  • Category: 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files

What is an .CATRASTER file?

.CATRASTER file extension is created by Dassault Systèmes S.A.. .CATRASTER has been classified as 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE Files.

.CATRASTER is CATIA raster file

The CATRASTER file extension is mainly related to CATIA 3D Graphics CAD software from Dassault Systemes and used for one of its default file types. Probably a raster version of a standard CAD drawing.


How to open:

You can open and work with these files using CATIA.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .CATRaster file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

How to Open .CATRASTER file on different platforms

Open .CATRASTER File on Windows

  • Right-click a .CATRASTER
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .CATRASTER file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .CATRASTER files" Press "Ok"

Open .CATRASTER File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .CATRASTER file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .CATRASTER File on Linux

Right click on the .CATRASTER file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .CATRASTER File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .CATRASTER file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .CATRASTER File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .CATRASTER files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .CATRASTER files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .CATRASTER files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .CATRASTER file format
  2. You need to check the .CATRASTER file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)