Files with cvi extension might also be old vector drawings made using the now discontinued Mac version of Canvas.

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

empty icon.cvi - CassiniVision map image

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Software that open cvi file

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CVI file extension - Canvas vector image format

What is cvi file? How to open cvi files?

File type specification:

Vector graphic file type icon Vector graphic file type

File extension cvi file was also used in now discontinued Mac version of original Canvas drawing, imaging, and publishing software originally developed by ACD Systems.

As with any other Canvas drawings, a typical .cvi file contains vector image.

Updated: July 19, 2023

The default software associated to open cvi file:

Canvas icon

ACD Systems International Inc. logoCanvas  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
ACD Systems International Inc.

Canvas is drawing software used to create technical illustrations and graphics. It is also able publish them via printers, or shared them on the Internet.

Help how to open:

Latest CanvasX for Mac should still be able to open these files.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported to other formats with Canvas.

Find conversions from cvi file:

cvi to cnv

cvi to pdf

List of software applications associated to the .cvi 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 cvi file, edit cvi file, convert cvi file, view cvi file, play cvi 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 cvi files.

Software that open cvi file - Canvas vector image format

Programs supporting the exension cvi on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open cvi file action.

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