What are CELL files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a CELL file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a CELL file?

A .CELL file is a CASTEP Cell Structure Info file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open CELL files

Important: Different programs may use files with the CELL file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your CELL file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested five different CELL openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: December 11, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of CELL files. Remember, different programs may use CELL files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Hancom OfficeHancom OfficeUser submitted
Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft OfficeUser submitted
DaViewDaViewUser submitted
Applied AutoMod ACE Graphics EditorApplied AutoMod ACE Graphics EditorUser submitted

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