.GIF File Overview

File Extension: GIF
File Type Description: Graphical Interchange Format File
File Type Developer: The GIMP Development Team
Primary Associated Software: Adobe Illustrator CC
Primary Software Developer: Adobe Systems Incorporated

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What is File Extension GIF?

Primarily, a GIF file extension is a type of Graphical Interchange Format File file developed for the Roxio Toast 15 software program by Roxio. Website visitor analysis indicates that GIF files are commonly found on Windows 10 user machines, and are most popular in United States. Statisically, these users are most likely running the Google Chrome internet browser.

Associated Developers and Software

Google Drive by Google
Adobe Photoshop CC by Adobe Systems Incorporated
Roxio Creator NXT Pro 6 by Roxio
Roxio Toast 15 by Roxio
Nuance OmniPage Pro X by Nuance
Apple Safari by Apple
Apple Preview by Apple
Microsoft Paint by Microsoft Corporation
Adobe Photoshop Elements by Adobe Systems Incorporated
Adobe Illustrator CC by Adobe Systems Incorporated
Nuance PaperPort 14 by Nuance
Microsoft Windows Photos by Microsoft Corporation
CorelDRAW Graphics Suite by Corel
GIMP by The GIMP Development Team
ACD Systems ACDSee by ACD Systems
ACD Systems Canvas by Microsoft Corporation

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Top User Operating Systems

Windows 10 Windows 11 Windows 6 Windows 8.1

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Other File Types Related to GIF Files

Extension File Type Developer File Category File Type Description
.RL4 Various Developers Raster Image Files Bitmap Image File
.CS Microsoft Corporation Developer Files C# Source Code File
.BC BitComet Development Group Uncommon Files BitComet Partially Downloaded File
.PAR Siemens PLM Software CAD Files Solid Edge Part File
.ZVT Adobe Systems Incorporated Settings Files Photoshop Zoomify Preset File
.TAL Adobe Systems Incorporated Text Files Adobe TypeAlign Text Illustration File
.AER Adobe Systems Incorporated Data Files Adobe Atmosphere World
.PK Adobe Systems Incorporated Audio Files Audition Peak File
.HTACCESS Apache Software Foundation Web Files Apache HTACCESS File
.JPG-LARGE Zoner Software Raster Image Files Large JPEG Image

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