CSI File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a CSI file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .CSI files.

What is a CSI file?

The .csi file extension is one of the script files that Corel PHOTO- PAINT and CorelDraw software use. A .csi file store and provides instructions that can be run to perform certain operations within the mentioned editor programs. It also offers interface functionality with a new attribute in editing images and drawings.CSI script files are proprietary in nature, which is the reason why they can only run on software programs that are specific to Corel. The scripts are usually not the same for every version of Corel software. The scripts and commands used in CorelDraw might not be applicable to Corel PHOTO- PAINT and vice versa.CSI files are more popular in older versions of CorelDraw, but it can be easily converted into .csc file which is a more common script file type that Corel utilizes at present. By using Photo-Paint 9-10 script converter, .csi files can be easily converted into .csc files, so that older scripts can also be accessible to newer versions of Corel.

How to open CSI files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension CSI for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 9 different CSI openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension CSI

While we know of one file format using the .CSI file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .CSI file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Sage AccountingSage AccountingUser submitted
Sage Simply AccountingSage Simply AccountingUser submitted
Simply Accounting by SageSimply Accounting by SageUser submitted
Corel SCRIPT EditorCorel SCRIPT EditorUser submitted
Corel Script EditorTMCorel Script EditorTMUser submitted
Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft OfficeUser submitted
ColorSpaceColorSpaceUser submitted
CopyStarCopyStarUser submitted
Simply AccountingSimply AccountingUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with CSI-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with CSI-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!