Supported File Formats

Canvas X CADComposer supports these file formats:

Import

EXTENSION FILE TYPE
032/RAW Phase One RAW
AI Adobe® Illustrator® CS
ARW Sony RAW ARW
BMP/RLE Bitmap
CAL Support Raster Format
CDR CorelDRAW (Versions 3.x – 8.x)
CGM Computer Graphics Metafile
CMX CMX Corel Presentation Exchange Legacy
CR2 Canon RAW CR2
CRW Canon RAW CRW
CVD Canvas Draw
CVDTPL Canvas Draw Template
CVI Canvas X Image File
CVS Canvas 3.5, artWorks
CVX/CNV/CV5 Canvas X
CVXCAD Canvas X CADComposer
DCR Kodak RAW DCR
DICOM DICOM Image Files
DJV/DJVU/IW4 AT&T DjVu Image
DNG DNG
DOCX Microsoft Word
DWF Design Web Format (WHIP!)
DWG AutoCAD® native files
DXF AutoCAD® drawing interchange
EMF Enhanced Metafile
EPS Encapsulated PostScript
ERF Epson RAW ERF
GIF GIF Animated
GIF GIF Graphics
HDR HDR
ICL ICL
ICN AT&T / Multigen
ICO Icon file
JP2/JPX/JPK/J2K JPEG 2000 JP2 File
JPC/J2C JPEG 2000 Codestream
JPG/JPE/JPEG JPEG Graphics
KDC Kodak RAW KDC
MEF Mamiya RAW
MRW Konica Minolta RAW
NEF Nikon Raw
NRW Nikon Raw NRW
ORF Olympus RAW
PCD Kodak Photo CD
PCX Paintbrush Bitmap
PDF Adobe® Acrobat®
PEF Pentax RAW PEF
PIC Pegasus PIC
PNG Portable Network Graphics
PPTX Microsoft PowerPoint
PRN Printer (PS) files
PS/EPS PostScript® files
PSD/PDD Photoshop
PSP/PSPIMAGE/PSPBRUSH PaintShop Pro
RAF Fujifilm RAW
RAW Contax RAW
RAW Leica RAW
RAW Panasonic RAW
RAW Pentax RAW
RAW/BAY Casio RAW
RAW/MOS/FFF/CS1 RAW
RAW/TXT/CSV RAW Image
RTF Rich Text Format
RW2 Panasonic RAW RW2
RWL Leica RAW RWL
SRF/SR2 SONY RAW
SRW Samsung SRW
SVG/SVGZ Scalable Vector Graphics
TGA/VDA/ICB/VST TARGA Bitmap
TIF/TIFF Canon RAW TIFF
TIF/TIFF Kodak RAW TIFF
TIF/TIFF TIFF Image
TPL Canvas X Template
TXT Plain Text
WBM/WBMP Wireless Bitmap
WEBP Google WebP Image

Export

EXTENSION FILE TYPE
AVI AVI Clip
BMP Bitmap
CAL CALS
CGM Computer Graphics Metafile
CNV Canvas 6-8
CVI Canvas X Image File
CVX Canvas X
CVXCAD Canvas X CADComposer
DWG AutoCAD® native files
DXF AutoCAD® drawing interchange
EMF Enhanced Meta File
EPS Encapsulated PostScript
EXE Canvas X Slide Show
GIF GIF Animated
GIF GIF Graphics
HTML, HTM, XHTML Web Files
ICO Icon File
JP2 JPEG 2000 JP2 File
JPG/JPE/JPEG JPEG Graphics
PCX Paintbrush Bitmap
PDF Acrobat® Acrobat® files
PNG Portable Network Graphics
PSD/PDD Photoshop
RAW RAW Image (binary)
SVG Scalable Vector Graphics
SVGZ Scalable Vector Graphics – Compressed
TGA/VDA/ICB/VST TARGA Bitmap
TIF/TIFF TIFF Image
TPL Canvas X Template
TXT Raw Image (text)
WBMP Wireless BMP
Web Images GIF/JPEG
WEBP Google WebP Image
WMF Windows Meta File

Import – 3D File Format

EXTENSION FILE TYPE
3DXML 3DXML
3DMF 3D Manufacturing
SAT/SAB/ASAB ACIS
MODEL/SESSION CATIA V4
CATProduct/CATPart/ CGR/XCGM CATIA V5
CATProduct CATIA Assembly
CATPart CATIA Part
DAE/ZAE COLLADA
DWG/DXF AutoCAD
FBX Filmbox
IGS/IGES IGES
IPT/IAM Inventor
JT JT Siemens
PRT NX Siemens
OBJ OBJ
X_T/XMT_TXT/X_B Parasolid
ASM/PRT Pro/E/Creo
ASM Pro/E/Creo Assembly
PRT Pro/E/Creo Part
3DM Rhino
PAR/ASM/PSM SolidEdge
SDLASM/SLDPRT SolidWorks
SLDASM SolidWorks Assembly
SLDPRT SolidWorks Part
STP/STEP/STPZ STEP
STL STL
VDA VDA-FS
XCGM XCGM