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SIM file extension - NX simulation data

What is sim file? How to open sim files?

File type specification:

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

File extension sim is used for one of the native file types of NX, a high-end CAD/CAM/CAE software by Siemens.

NX .smil file  contains information on the loads, boundary condition and solver/solution settings for a specific model. It is the top-level item in the Simulation Navigator and references all .fem and .afm used to construct the complete Finite Element model. The SIM file can be thought of as the means of drawing the various Simcenter 3D analysis files together into a form that is ready for solving..

Updated: September 14, 2023

The default software associated to open sim file:

NX icon

Siemens Product Lifecycle Management Software Inc. logoNX  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Siemens Product Lifecycle Management Software Inc.

NX is 3D CAD, CAM, and CAE designing software developed by Siemens.

Help how to open:

Used in specific software from Siements, such as NX.

How to convert:

We do not know about any export options for this type of .sim files.

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

Software that open sim file - NX simulation data

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

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