A dem file extension is related to the USGS DEM geospatial file format.

There are 5 other file types using
the DEM file extension!

empty icon.dem - Recorded game replay

empty icon.dem - Creator Simulator temporary data

empty icon.dem - Demetra+ automated project

empty icon.dem - Digital Elevation Model map

empty icon.dem - Melco Embroidery format

Bookmark & share this page with others:

DEM file extension - USGS DEM geospatial file format

What is dem file? How to open dem files?

File type specification:

3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type icon 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type

The dem file extension is associated with the USGS DEM geospatial file format an open standard developed by United States Geological Survey.

The dem file contains a raster-based digital elevation model.

It is supported by various apps, like Bryce, VistaPro etc.

The default software associated to open dem file:

Bryce icon

DAZ 3D Inc. logoBryce  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
DAZ 3D Inc.

Bryce is designing tool used to create 3D landscaping and animations. Create your own terrestrial paradise with this highly accessible and professional 3D landscaping and animation tool.

Bryce for Mac icon

DAZ 3D Inc. logoBryce for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
DAZ 3D Inc.

Bryce is an award winning, fun, feature-packed 3D modeling and animation package designed to allow new users to quickly create and render stunning 3D environments. Bryce combines exceptional power with an innovative interface for incredible ease of use. Add wildlife, people, props and more to your scenes via the DAZ Studio character plug-in in addition to terrain, water, sky, rocks, clouds, fog, vegetation, and architecture for which Bryce has long been the standard.

Help how to open:

Use compatible tools to work with *.dem files.

How to convert:

Probably can be converted to other formats.

List of software applications associated to the .dem 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 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).

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 dem files.

Software that import dem file - USGS DEM geospatial file format

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

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with dem file by default:
Bryce small icon Bryce
Other suggested software:

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Previous file extension
DECK file extension

File-Extensions.org > 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file types

Next file extension
file extension DEP2


Follow us!

Enter any file extension without dot (e.g. pdf)
Search for file extension details and associated application(s)

RSS feed