Files with dem extension can be found as Digital Elevation Model maps used in some mapping, surveying and navigation programs.
DEM file extension - Digital Elevation Model map file
What is dem file? How to open dem files?
File type specification:
The dem file extension is also commonly used for files that contain Digital Elevation Model map data.
A Digital Elevation Model is 3D representation of terrain surface. It is also known as digital terrain model, or digital surface model. There are several versions of this format, but most of them use the DEM file extension. Probably most common is the USGS DEM standard, used by United States Geological Survey.
This standard is used by many mapping, surveying or navigation software, such as ArcGIS.
List of software applications associated to the .dem file extension
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that can be done with the file: like open dem file, edit dem file, convert dem file, view dem file, play dem file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
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- Open dem file
- Import dem file
- Export dem file
Software that open dem file - Digital Elevation Model map file
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