XPRafts uses the following file naming conventions:

DB

The working copy of the XPRafts database. This file is located in the directory pointed to by the TMP or XPTMP environment variable. This file is normally deleted when you Quit from XPRafts.

XP

A snapshot of the current state of the working database (DB file). It is created when XPRafts runs another program, eg. to Solve, Review Results or Plot. This file is normally deleted when XP- XPRafts is re-opened.

LOCK

A file used. This file is deleted upon termination of the child process.

MSGBOX

The message box used to transfer executions between modules. This file is deleted upon termination of the child process.

*.XP

The main database. This file is updated whenever Save is selected.

*.XPP

The projects database. This file is updated whenever Save is selected.

*.XPX

A text file in the XP eXchange format for import and export.

*.out

The text output file generated when a database is solved.

*.RPT

An optional condensed output file generated when a database is solved.

*.RES

An intermediate results file used by XPRafts.

*.PLT

An intermediate results file used for plotting.

*.SYF

An intermediate results file used for plotting and for reviewing results (Hydraulics).

*.SYB

An intermediate results file used for reviewing results (Hydraulics).

*.EPD

An plot definitions file.

*.PIC

Background pictures or a file generated by Export Graphics.

*.DXF

An AutoCAD® drawing file.

*.SCR

An AutoCAD® Script file generated by the Export Graphics menu command.

*.MOD

Mode setup file.

*.SRP

Spatial Report Setup file.

*.GEN

Graphical Encoding Setup file.

*.RDF

Report Setup file.

*.DEF

Profile Plotting Setup file.