Files with div extension can be nowadays mostly found as projects from DIVA-GIS geographic data analysis tool.

There is one other file type using
the DIV file extension!

div file icon.div - DivX movie

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Software that works with div file extension

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DIV file extension - DIVA-GIS project

What is div file? How to open div files?

File type specification:

GIS, GPS navigation and map file type icon GIS, GPS navigation and map file type

The div extension is probably best known to be associated with a geographic data analysis and mapping tool called DIVA-GIS by Robert Hijmans.

A .div file represents a map projects along with additional settings and parameters and properties. It does contain layers, but not the actual layer data which are saved in a separate .shp file (shape file).

The default software associated to div file type:

DIVA-GIS  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Robert Hijmans

DIVA-GIS is a free computer program for mapping and geographic data analysis (a geographic information system (GIS). With DIVA-GIS you can make maps of the world, or of a very small area, using, for example, state boundaries, rivers, a satellite image, and the locations of sites where an animal species was observed. 

Help how to open DIV files:

You can work with these projects only in DIVA-GIS software.

How to convert file with extension DIV:

Projects can be usually exported to all sorts of exchange formats or even pictures.

List of software applications associated to the .div file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open div file, edit div file, convert div file, view div file, play div file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the div files.

  • Open div file
  • Save div file
  • Edit div file
  • Create div file

Software that open div file - DIVA-GIS project

Click on the link to get more information about DIVA-GIS for open div file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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