Files with CIN extension might also be found as cinematics from Quake 2 game.

There are 6 other file types using
the CIN file extension!

cin icon.cin - Kodak Cineon image

empty icon.cin - Microsoft Cinemania data

empty icon.cin - OS/2 change control file

empty icon.cin - Calculux indoor project file

empty icon.cin - Nova Logic game cinematics file

empty icon.cin - Champions' Interlace picture image

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CIN file - Quake 2 cinematic video file

What is cin file? How to open cin files?

File type specification:

Digital video and movie file type icon Digital video and movie file type

cin file icon: cin filetype icon

The CIN file extension was also used for in-game cinematic in Quake 2 computer game. Popular first-person shooter.

The default software associated to cin file type:

Quake 2 icon

id Software LLC logoQuake 2  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
id Software LLC

Quake 2 is first person shooter computer game. Player must fight against alien surface through heavily fortified military installations, lower the city's defenses and shut down the enemy's war machine. Quake 2 is also very popular in multi-player battles.

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 .cin 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 .cin 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 cin file, edit cin file, convert cin file, view cin file, play cin file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Others cin file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with cin file - Quake 2 cinematic video file

Click on the software link for more information about Quake 2. Quake 2 uses cin 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.).

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