File Extension Library

.CUBE File Extension

  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Text

What are .CUBE files and how to open them?

Can't open .CUBE file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .CUBE file.

What is a .CUBE file extension?

.CUBE file extension has been classified as Data Files. The format of .CUBE file is Text

.CUBE is Gaussian Cube File

Gaussian cube format created by the cubegen and cubman programs included with the Gaussian distribution; stores volumetric properties, which are the X-, Y-, and Z-coordinates that are mapped on to a 3D grid associated to a molecular system; may also contain the number of atoms and the number of voxels along the the axes.

Gaussian is an electronic structure program used for computational chemistry. The application uses the ".cube" and ".cub" extensions to save data in the Cube format.

List of all softwares that can open the Gaussian Cube File

How to fix problems with .CUBE files

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