The File Extensions Database

.E00 File Extension

  • Developer by: ESRI
  • Category: GIS Files

What is an .E00 file?

.E00 is ArcInfo Coverage Export File

Contains Geographic Information Systems (GIS) mapping data exported by ArcGIS software; includes Desktop GIS, Server GIS, Hosted GIS, Mobile GIS, and ArcGIS Online programs.

Programs that open ArcInfo Coverage Export File
ESRI ArcGIS for Desktop
Safe Software FME Desktop
ACD Systems Canvas X 2019
Golden Software Voxler
TatukGIS Viewer

How to solve problems with E00 files

  • Associate the E00 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any E00 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.E00 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the E00 file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .E00 is ArcInfo Coverage Export File. Because only the current version supports the latest E00 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the ESRI manufacturer website after an available .E00 is ArcInfo Coverage Export File update.
  • To make sure that your E00 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.