What is a .CIN File And How To Open It – Kodak (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .cin extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .cin file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .CIN file?

The file extension .CIN comes from Kodak Cineon Bitmap File. This file extension was developed by Kodak. The file is a raster related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .cin file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .CIN file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .CIN file on various operating systems.

How to open a .CIN file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

There are 4 simple steps to open the .cin file on Windows.

1. The first step is to download the XnViewMP software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: XnViewMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .CIN file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the XnViewMP software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .CIN file on Mac

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .cin file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the XnViewMP software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. The other software that you can use is XnViewMP.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .CIN file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the XnViewMP software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .CIN file?

If you are still unable to open the .CIN file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .CIN file.cin – Delphine Software International. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .CIN file with the XnViewMP program on Windows and XnViewMP program on Mac.