The ARCINFO file extension is related to the ArcInfo and used for its info files.

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Software that works with arcinfo file extension

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ARCINFO file - ArcInfo info file

What is arcinfo file? How to open arcinfo files?

File type specification:

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

The ARCINFO file extension is associated with the ArcInfo (also known as ArcGIS) a geographic information system (GIS) for working with maps and geographic information. The .arcinfo file contains data used to search for ARC/INFO coverages.

The default software associated to arcinfo file type:

ArcInfo icon

Esri logoArcInfo  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

ArcInfo is GIS suite that contains ArcEditor, ArcView and ArcReader and adds advanced spatial analysis, extensive data manipulation, and high-end cartography tools. ArcInfo is now called ArcGIS for Desktop Advanced.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .arcinfo file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .arcinfo file extension

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

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Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with arcinfo file - ArcInfo info file

Click on the software link for more information about ArcInfo. ArcInfo uses arcinfo 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.).

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with arcinfo file by default:
ArcInfo small icon ArcInfo
Other suggested software:

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