File Extension Library

.CUIX File Extension

  • Developer by: Autodesk
  • Category: Settings Files
  • Format: Text

What are .CUIX files and how to open them?

Can't open .CUIX 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 .CUIX file.

What is a .CUIX file extension?

.CUIX file extension is created by Autodesk. .CUIX has been classified as Settings Files. The format of .CUIX file is Text.

.CUIX is AutoCAD Custom User Interface File

Custom workspace file created by the Custom User Interface (CUI) Editor component of AutoCAD; stores window and palette settings as well as toolbar and menu configurations; may also include custom images; used for loading full or partial custom workspace layouts during a drawing session.

The default CUIX file is acad.cuix, which contains the standard layout that is loaded when AutoCAD is opened for the first time. CUIX files are stored as a package of multiple XML and image files.

NOTE: CUIX files replaced .CUI files in AutoCAD 2010. The "CUIx" format also replaces all older workspace customization files, including .MNU and .MNS files.

List of all softwares that can open the AutoCAD Custom User Interface File
Autodesk AutoCAD 2018

How to fix problems with .CUIX files

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