Files with CIV extension can be found in old Empire Earth computer game. These files hold information about individual civilizations playable in the game.

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CIV file extension - Empire Earth custom civilization information file

What is civ file? How to open civ files?

File type specification:

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The CIV file extension is associated with Empire Earth computer game, developed by Sierra and released in 2001.

A *.civ file contains data about created custom civilization. Probably some sort of setting file that defines playable civilization specifications.

These files are typically located in C:\Sierra\Empire Earth\Users\default\Civilizations.

The default software associated to civ file type:

Empire Earth: Gold Edition icon

Activision Blizzard, Inc. logoEmpire Earth: Gold Edition  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Activision Blizzard, Inc.

Empire Earth: Gold Edition is a real-time strategy computer game released in 2001. Empire Earth describes 500 000 years of world history from prehistoric to nano age. The game is divided to five campaigns, Learning, Greek, English, German and Russian. Empire Earth: Gold Edition contains original game and expansion pack Empire Earth: The Art of Conquest. Empire Earth is available for Microsoft Windows.

Help how to open CIV files:

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 file with extension CIV:

As far as we know, this .civ 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.

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Empire Earth custom civ data

List of recommended software applications associated to the .civ 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 civ file, edit civ file, convert civ file, view civ file, play civ 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 civ file - Empire Earth custom civilization information file

Click on the software link for more information about Empire Earth: Gold Edition. Empire Earth: Gold Edition uses civ 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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