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

Associated Developers and Software

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

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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
.RMD Thomson Reuters Corporation Data Files Reference Manager Data File
.SVGZ Adobe Systems Incorporated Vector Image Files Compressed SVG File
.MXP Adobe Systems Incorporated Plugin Files Adobe Extension Package
.MPG Moving Picture Experts Group Video Files MPEG Video File
.QXT Quark Software Inc. Page Layout Files QuarkXPress Template
.JPF Joint Photographic Experts Group Raster Image Files JPEG 2000 Image
.NWM Sony Uncommon Files Sony NWM Display Screen File
.XMO Adobe Systems Incorporated System Files Adobe Authorware Movie Driver
.IST Flexera Software Developer Files InstallShield Project Template File
.JS NetScape Web Files JavaScript File

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