IFCZIP File Type

- The quick facts

What are IFCZIP files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an IFCZIP 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 an IFCZIP file?

An .IFCZIP file is a STEP-XML compressed file. Through our analysis of IFCZIP files, we know that one use of the format is STEP-XML compressed. 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 IFCZIP files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 6 different IFCZIP openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: December 30, 2019

Suggest another file format using extension IFCZIP

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

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Solibri Model ViewerSolibri Model ViewerUser submitted
Tekla BIMsightTekla BIMsightUser submitted
DDS-CADDDS-CADUser submitted
Solibri Model CheckerSolibri Model CheckerUser submitted
DDS-CAD ViewerDDS-CAD ViewerUser submitted
DDS-CAD ArchitectDDS-CAD ArchitectUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with IFCZIP-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 IFCZIP-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!