IFCXML File - opening and understanding

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

What is an IFCXML file?

An .IFCXML file is an ISO 10303-28 STEP-XML file. Through our analysis of IFCXML files, we know that one use of the format is ISO 10303-28 STEP-XML. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open IFCXML 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 IFCXML for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 2 different IFCXML openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension IFCXML

While we know of one file format using the .IFCXML 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 .IFCXML file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

Tekla BIMsightTekla BIMsightUser submitted
Nemetschek IFC-ViewerNemetschek IFC-ViewerUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with IFCXML-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 IFCXML-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!