What is a .PIPE File And How To Open It – Engineered Software

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .pipe extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .pipe file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .PIPE file?

The file extension .PIPE comes from PIPE-FLO Project File. It was developed by Engineered Software. The file is a CAD software file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .pipe file on 1 platform.

How to open a .PIPE file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .PIPE file on your operating system/device.

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Engineered Software PIPE-FLO software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .PIPE 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 Engineered Software PIPE-FLO software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .PIPE file?

If you are still unable to open the .PIPE file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .PIPE file.pis – ps2dis, .piskel – Piskel, .pit – Samsung, .piv – Pivot, .pix – PCI Geomatics. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .PIPE file with the Engineered Software PIPE-FLO program on Windows.