CIT File

What are CIT files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a CIT 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 CIT file?

A .CIT file is an Intergraph Raster Bitmap (CCITT Group 4, 1-bit) 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 CIT files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different CIT openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: December 3, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

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ChessBaseChessBaseUser submitted
ChessBase LightChessBase LightUser submitted
ChessBase ReaderChessBase ReaderUser submitted
ClockIt - Easy Schedule Creator - FreewareClockIt - Easy Schedule Creator - FreewareUser submitted
XnViewXnViewUser submitted
ImagenationImagenationUser submitted
LabVIEWLabVIEWUser submitted
Techsoft PixEditTechsoft PixEditUser submitted

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