.CVI File Extension

File Type:
CassiniVision Map Image File

Having trouble opening .cvi extension? Don't panic! This page explains what cvi files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open cvi files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a CVI file?

Cvi file extension has CassiniVision Map Image file type, developed by CassiniVision, which is associated with the "gis files" category.

Canvas is a graphics editing application used for creating technical drawings. It uses this image format to save vector and bitmap graphics. CVI files can also be used to save proxy images. The Mac version of this software is longer developed, but you can still open a .CVI file with the help of Canvas X (this version was released for Mac in 2005). 

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

cvi file icon
File Type:
CassiniVision Map Image File
GIS Files

How to open CVI file?

Double click the cvi file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .cvi extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the cvi extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the cvi file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open CVI files

  • Windows Windows
    • CassiniVision CassiniVision

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the cvi file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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