.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 Taiwan. Statisically, these users are most likely running the Google Chrome internet browser.

Associated Developers and Software

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

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Top User Operating Systems

Windows 7 Windows 10 Windows 8.1 Windows XP

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Other File Types Related to GIF Files

Extension File Type Developer File Category File Type Description
.ACO Adobe Systems Incorporated Settings Files Adobe Photoshop Color Swatch File
.PM3 Crouzet CAD Files Crouzet Logic Software M3 File
.PXR Pixar Raster Image Files Pixar Image File
.12U Adobe Systems Incorporated Font Files Adobe PageMaker Font File
.SCM Gimpel Software Plugin Files GIMP Script-Fu Script
.FXG Adobe Systems Incorporated Vector Image Files Flash XML Graphics File
.XMPSES Adobe Systems Incorporated Data Files Adobe Premiere Elements Data
.BDL Parametric Technology Corporation CAD Files CoCreate Bundle File
.JSPA Xinox Software Web Files Java Servlet Alias
.WV David Bryant Audio Files WavPack Audio File

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