.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

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

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Top GIF File User Browsers

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Most Popular GIF File Countries

Top User Operating Systems

Windows 7 Windows 10 Windows 8.1 Windows XP

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Other File Types Related to GIF Files

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.SND Open Source Audio Files Sound File
.HTACCESS Apache Software Foundation Web Files Apache HTACCESS File
.ACK Adobe Systems Incorporated Plugin Files Swifty Data
.CEF Richard Stott Data Files Class Action Gradebook Elementary File
.ATN Adobe Systems Incorporated Settings Files Photoshop Actions File
.CFM Adobe Systems Incorporated Web Files ColdFusion Markup File
.XSLT Syncro Soft Data Files XSL Transformation File
.A6P Adobe Systems Incorporated Executable Files Authorware 6 Program
.PSE Adobe Systems Incorporated Raster Image Files Photoshop Elements Photo Project
.CS Microsoft Corporation Developer Files C# Source Code File

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