The .ain file extension is related to ArcView and used for attribute index files.
There are 3 other file types using
the AIN file extension!
.ain - AIN compressed file archive
.ain - NovaLogic game AI coordinates file
.ain - Source engine compiled AI nodegraph file
Software that works with ain file extension
AIN file extension - ArcView attribute index file
What is ain file? How to open ain files?
File type specification:
The AIN file extension is used for attribute files for ArcGIS for Desktop (also known as ArcView).
Attribute store non-spatial information about a geographic feature in a GIS, usually stored in a table and linked to the feature by a unique identifier. For example, attributes of a river might include its name, length, and sediment load at a gauging station.
The default software associated to ain file type:
Company or developer:
ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (formerly known as ArcView) is GIS (geographic information system) application used to visualizing, managing, creating, and analyzing geographic data.
ArcGIS for Desktop Basic is a part of the ArcGIS Desktop. ArcGIS for Desktop Basic supports creation of interactive maps, spatial analysis, GIS deployment, map viewing and navigation, map printing etc.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .ain file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open ain file, edit ain file, convert ain file, view ain file, play ain file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Others ain file
Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with ain file - ArcView attribute index file
Click on the software link for more information about ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView). ArcGIS for Desktop Basic (ArcView) uses ain file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).