DEM File Format
Format nameDEM
Format type Mapping and GIS 
DescriptionDigital Elevation Model.
File extension.dem
File typeASCII
Supporting organisationUSGS
Web site address http://rockyweb.cr.usgs.gov/nmpstds/demstds.html 
Contact name
Contact emailnmpstds@usgs.gov
OwnershipOpen source
Assessed current statusIn use

Programs that support the DEM file format
Program
Category
Operating system
 3D DEM view  Plotting (3D visualisation) Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 3D GIS DEM View  Geographical information systems Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 3D Master  Plotting (3D visualisation) Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 AutoCAD Civil 3D 2011  Geographical information systems WinXP, Windows Vista; Windows 7 32-bit & 64-bit
 CLARA-W  Slope stability (soil) Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 Digitize32  Data input Win95/98, Win2000, WinXP
 DrDTM  Plotting (3D visualisation) Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000
 ENVI  Image analysis Win3x, Win95/98, WinNT, Mac, PowerMac, UNIX, Digital, HP, IBM, Linux, SGI, Solaris, Sun
 GenesisII  Plotting (3D visualisation) Win95/98, WinNT
 IDRISI for Windows  Geographical information systems Win3x, Win95/98, WinNT
 OASIS Montaj  Mapping Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000
 Trispace  Plotting (2.5D & contouring) Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 TruFlite  Plotting (3D visualisation) Win3x, Win95/98, WinNT
 Visual BlueBird /SPLIT  Groundwater flow (2D) Win95/98, WinNT, Win2000, WinXP
 Voxler  Plotting (3D visualisation) Win2000, WinXP
 WinGeol  Plotting (3D visualisation) WinNT, Win2000, WinXP

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