Shape File Format
Format nameShape
Format type Mapping and GIS 
DescriptionESRI ArcView GIS file format
File extension.shp
File typeBinary
Supporting organisationESRI
Web site address http://www.esri.com/ 
Contact name
Contact email
OwnershipProprietary
Assessed current statusActive

Programs that support the Shape file format
Program
Category
Operating system
 ArcExplorer  Geographical information systems Win95/98
 ArcView  Geographical information systems Win95/98, WinNT, UNIX, Digital UNIX, HP-UX, IBM AIX, SG IRIX, SUN Solaris
 Atlas GIS  Geographical information systems Win3x, Win95/98, WinNT
 AutoCAD Civil 3D 2011  Geographical information systems WinXP, Windows Vista; Windows 7 32-bit & 64-bit
 CartaLinx  Geographical information systems Win95/98, WinNT
 Data Automation Kit  Data input Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 Digitize32  Data input Win95/98, Win2000, WinXP
 EMDS  Impact assessment Win95/98, WinNT
 ENVI  Image analysis Win3x, Win95/98, WinNT, Mac, PowerMac, UNIX, Digital, HP, IBM, Linux, SGI, Solaris, Sun
 Environmental WorkBench  Plotting (3D visualisation) Win95/98, WinNT, UNIX
 EQuIS Chem  Geoenvironmental database systems Win95/98, Win2000, WinXP
 EQuIS Geology  Database systems (general) Win95/98, Win2000, WinXP
 EQWin Data Manager  Geoenvironmental database systems Win2000, WinXP
 ER Mapper  Image analysis WinNT, UNIX
 ESDAT  Geoenvironmental database systems WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 EVS  Plotting (3D visualisation) Win95/98, Win2000, WinXP, ArcView
 GenesisII  Plotting (3D visualisation) Win95/98, WinNT
 GeoEnviron  Geoenvironmental database systems Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000, Web/Java
 GeoFlash  Geographical information systems WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 Geographic Translator  Mapping Win95/98, WinNT
 GeoMedia  Geographical information systems Win95/98, WinNT
 Geosoft DAP  Geographical information systems WinXP
 Geospatial Explorer  Plotting (3D visualisation) Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000
 GeoTools  Plotting (special) Win95/98, WinNT, ArcView
 GEOVIEW  Geographical information systems Win3x, Win95/98, WinNT
 gINT for ArcGIS  Geographical information systems Win2000, WinXP
 GW Contour  Groundwater modelling WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 GW-Base  Geoenvironmental database systems Win3x, WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 IMAGINE Essentials  Mapping Win95/98, WinNT, UNIX, Sun SPARC, SG IRIX, HP-UX, IBM AIX, Digital UNIX
 Map Maker Pro  Geographical information systems Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 MapInfo Professional  Geographical information systems Win95/98, WinNT
 MFteach  Educational Win95/98, WinNT, Mac, PowerMac
 MicroFEM  Groundwater modelling Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000, WinXP, Vista, Windows 7
 MIKE SHE  Groundwater modelling Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 MODFLOWARC  Groundwater flow (MODFLOW) UNIX
 QuickGIS  Geological modelling Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000
 S+ArcView  Geographical information systems Win3x, Win95/98, WinNT
 Strater  Borehole log production Win95/98, Win2000, WinXP
 Target (Oasis montaj)  Geological modelling Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000
 TatukGIS Internet Server LITE  Geographical information systems Win2000, WinXP
 TECHBASE  Database systems (with log production) DOS, Win95/98, WinNT, UNIX, LINUX, Open VMS
 tridicon Architecture  Mapping WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 Visual BlueBird /SPLIT  Groundwater flow (2D) Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 WinGeol  Plotting (3D visualisation) WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 xatelliteShape  Mapping Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000

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