.SYM File Extension

File Type:
TatukGIS Symbols File

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

What is a SYM file?

Sym file extension has TatukGIS Symbols file type, developed by TatukGIS, which is associated with the "gis files" category.

Associated with TatukGIS, which is mapping software, the file contains a symbol that is usually an object or a shape. Users can put saved symbols on a map as well as scale them, using the system coordinates of the map. The symbols file enables users to create points of interest and boundaries for the map.

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

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File Type:
TatukGIS Symbols File
GIS Files

How to open SYM file?

Double click the sym 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 .sym 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 sym 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 sym 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 SYM files

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

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