HIF file extension - Autodesk AutoCAD Heidi information file
What is hif file? How to open hif files?
File type specification:
hif file icon:
The Heidi Development Kit is Autodesk's powerful solution for developing graphics intensive software, 3D, and hardcopy output. Using the Heidi Development Kit, programmers can enhance the speed and efficiency of their software programs to display and output information - such as hardcopy, web development, rendering, panning, zooming, visualization, lighting, shading, viewing, and modeling.
Heidi is a primary component in AutoCAD, Autodesk 3ds Max, Autodesk VIZ, Autodesk Design Review (formerly DWF Composer), Autodesk DWF™ Viewer, and the HDI hardcopy development system and is used by manufacturers, software developers, and driver writers worldwide.
The default software associated to hif file type:
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A CAD designing software with the powerful, flexible features. It is a CAD development platform that provides tools to build custom AutoCAD-based software products for specific markets. The default file formats using by AutoCAD are: DWG and DXF.
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A popular 3D animation software, 3ds Max (previously known as 3D Studio Max) is used by professional to create stunning 3D content. It contains modeling capabilities, flexible plug-in architecture, scripting language, etc. It is mostly used by computer game developers. It is also used to create movie visual effects. 3ds Max is only for Microsoft Windows.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .hif 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 hif file, edit hif file, convert hif file, view hif file, play hif file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
- Others hif file
Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with hif file - Autodesk AutoCAD Heidi information file
Click on the software link for more information about AutoCAD. AutoCAD uses hif 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.).