Windows cannot open IGES files?
When Windows cannot determine which application to use to open this file format type, the cause could be:
We strongly recommend that you run a Instant Scan for related errors.
Files with the IGES extension identify data files that facilitate the transfer of data between CAD programs. The IGES extension identifies the Initial Graphics Exchange Specification (IGES). The IGES files store data in an ASCII format and can be shared and edited amongst CAD applications.IGES files store 2D and 3D data that is used to re create the stored CAD image. IGES files contain only a small portion of the original data. They contain a parts summary, mechanical revisions, volume of the parts and various other portions that allow the image to be recreated and opened in a new CAD application.
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