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Types of Files that can be stored in Archive One

Archive One can be configured to support all file types supported by Microsoft Windows.

This article contains a list of common file types Archive One is shipped with as the default configuration.

Supported File Formats


Microsoft Office Files:

  • Microsoft Excel (*.xls, *.xlsx)
  • Microsoft Word (*.doc, *.docx)
  • PowerPoint (*.ppt, *.pptx)
  • Outlook Email Files (*.eml)

Scanned Images: 

TIFF is the recommended standard document format for scanned images for archiving.

  • TIFF (*.TIF, *.TIFF)

Reasons why TIFF is the recommended format.

  • Supports Multipage
  • It is a lossless format that supports compression (Does not lose quality)

Portable Document Format:

Adobe's image format is used to represent documents with text or images.

  • PDF (*.PDF)

Image Files and Text Files:

Common image and text files.

  • Joint Photographic Experts Group (*.JPG)
  • Portable Network Graphics (*.PNG)
  • Graphics Interchange Format (*.GIF)
  • Text Files (*.txt)

Multipart Files

Some files come with supporting files that are required to open them, here are some of them.

Autodesk CAD Drawing Files

  • Autodesk Drawing Files (*.DWG)

These are Computer-Aided Design (CAD) files created by Autodesk CAD software.

Map Info Tab Files

  • Map Info Tab Files (*.Tab)

These Geographical Information System (GIS) files contain digital maps.

ARC GIS Shape Files

  • ARC GIS Shape Files (*.shp)

These Geographical Information System (GIS) files contain digital maps.

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