The File Extensions Database


.ISI File Extension

  • Category: Database Files

What is an .ISI file?

.ISI is ISI file format

The isi file extension is used for an output format for the Thompson Scientific/ISI publication database, most notably the Web of Science database. For Web of Science, the .isi files contain author and citation information, as well as full abstracts.

The .isi file represents generated results of search queries on ISI databases.


How to open:

Perhaps, you can review these results using some Thompson Scientific format.

How to convert:

A conversion for this file type is highly unlikely, it's meant for export only.

How to solve problems with ISI files

  • Associate the ISI file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any ISI file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.ISI files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the ISI 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 .ISI is ISI file format. Because only the current version supports the latest ISI file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the manufacturer website after an available .ISI is ISI file format update.
  • To make sure that your ISI file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.