.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 Photoshop CC by Adobe Systems Incorporated
CorelDRAW Graphics Suite by Corel
Adobe Photoshop Elements by Adobe Systems Incorporated
Adobe Illustrator CC by Adobe Systems Incorporated
Roxio Creator NXT Pro 6 by Roxio
Roxio Toast 15 by Roxio
Nuance OmniPage Pro X by Nuance
ACD Systems Canvas by Microsoft Corporation
Microsoft Paint by Microsoft Corporation
Google Drive by Google
Nuance PaperPort 14 by Nuance
GIMP by The GIMP Development Team
ACD Systems ACDSee by ACD Systems
Microsoft Windows Photos by Microsoft Corporation
Apple Safari by Apple
Apple Preview 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
.CRW Canon Inc. Camera Raw Files Canon Raw CIFF Image File
.BCT Adobe Systems Incorporated Data Files Adobe Bridge Thumbnail Cache File
.MJP2 Open Source Video Files Motion JPEG 2000 Video
.RAW Unknown Developer Camera Raw Files Raw Image Data File
.HLM Adobe Systems Incorporated Text Files Winhelp Vbhilfe File
.ICC Corel Settings Files International Color Consortium Profile File
.DC2 Kodak Raster Image Files Kodak Digital Camera RAW Image File
.WMF Microsoft Corporation Vector Image Files Windows Metafile
.JPEG Joint Photographic Experts Group Raster Image Files JPEG Image
.SHC Adobe Systems Incorporated Data Files Adobe Photoshop Contours File

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