File Extension Library

.CVI File Extension

  • Developer by: ACD Systems
  • Category: Vector Image Files

What are .CVI files and how to open them?

Can't open .CVI 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 .CVI file.

What is a .CVI file extension?

.CVI file extension is created by ACD Systems. .CVI has been classified as Vector Image Files.

.CVI is Canvas Image File

Image format used by Canvas, a technical illustration and graphics editing program; may contain both bitmap and vector graphics; sometimes used for saving proxy images, which reduces the screen redraw time for image intensive documents.

The Mac version of Canvas has been discontinued. However, CVI files may still be viewed in Canvas X, which was the last release of Canvas for Mac in 2005.

List of all softwares that can open the Canvas Image File
ACD Systems Canvas X 2019
File Type 2 CassiniVision Map Image File
Developer by: CassiniVision Category: GIS Files

Map image format used by CassiniVision, a French image viewing program; commonly used for storing historical maps, such as those from the BnF (Bibliotheque nationale de France) Gallica digital library.

How to fix problems with .CVI files

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