File Extension Library

.XSI File Extension

  • Developer by: Autodesk
  • Category: 3D Image Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .XSI file?

.XSI file extension is created by Autodesk. .XSI has been classified as 3D Image Files. The format of .XSI file is Binary.

.XSI is Softimage XSI 3D Image

Three-dimensional image created by Softimage, a 3D character animation and effects program used in video games and film productions; stores the mesh (geometry), textures, shades, and other model data for a character; used for animating characters within 3D scenes.

Softimage was previously developed by Softimage, Co. as Softimage|XSI. The software is now owned by Autodesk.

List of all softwares that can open the Softimage XSI 3D Image
Autodesk Softimage 2015
Okino Computer Graphics PolyTrans

How to Open .XSI file on different platforms

Open .XSI File on Windows

  • Right-click a .XSI
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .XSI file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .XSI files" Press "Ok"

Open .XSI File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .XSI file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .XSI File on Linux

Right click on the .XSI file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .XSI File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .XSI file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .XSI File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .XSI files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .XSI files

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