.DIX File Extension

File Type:
DIVA-GIS Export File

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

What is a DIX file?

Dix file extension has DIVA-GIS Export file type, which is associated with the "gis files" category.

Typically generated with the DIVA-GIS geographic data analysis program, the file saves a DIVA-GIS project (.DIV) file. It may include layers that are referenced by the project as well. 
DIX files come in a compressed format. They may be shared with other users over email.

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

dix file icon
File Type:
DIVA-GIS Export File
GIS Files

How to open DIX file?

Double click the dix 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 .dix 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 dix 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 dix 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 DIX files

  • Windows Windows

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 dix file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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