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Informations about the XIM filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .xim filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .xim file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

1 filename extension(s) are in our database

.xim - XImage Bitmap

The XIM file is a Graphic file, which is connected to the XImage Bitmap according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the XImage Bitmap (.xim) files can be opened or converted with the help of XnView.

Format description:
XIM format description not yet available
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
Related extensions:
ZX Spectrum Hobetta Image
Pocket PC Bitmap Image
Amapi Image
Sony Mavica Picture
GoDot Image
TI-73 Bitmap

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .xim file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .xim extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .xim files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .xim file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .xim file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .xim file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .xim file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .xim extension

The .xim filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .xim files.

aim, zim, xmi, xlm, xil, sim, cim, xom, xm, xin, xi, dim

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .xim file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .xim extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

XMVB Input File
Xilize Markup Source
Cimplicity HMI Screen
Worms 3D Object
OmniMark Include File

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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