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AIF file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .aif file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .aif file?
  • What program do I need to open a .aif file?
  • How can the .aif file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .aif files to another format?

We hope you find this page helpful and a valuable resource!

2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

✅ Audio Interchange File

AIF file is an Audio Interchange File. This format was developed by Apple Computer and is the standard audio format for Macintosh computers.
Category: Audio files
Application: Media Player
Mime-type: audio/x-aiff
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
AIF aliases:
AIF related links:
AIF related extensions:
CD Audio Track

MIDI Music

MPEG Audio Layer 3 File

Macintosh Sound Resource

Creative Labs Sound Blaster Sound

Windows Waveform Sound

AC-3 Compressed Audio

Free Lossless Audio Codec File

Monkey`s Audio File

AAC Low Overhead Audio Stream

✅ SmartWare Executable Program

AIF file is a SmartWare Executable Program. SmartWare is a programming platform. SmartWare also includes a word processor, spreadsheet, and communication modules.
AIF format description not yet available
Category: Data files
Application: SmartWare
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
AIF aliases:
AIF related links:
AIF related extensions:
SmartWare Project Backup

SmartWare Worksheet Backup

SmartWare Macro Backup

SmartWare Worksheet Document

SmartWare Report Definition File

SmartWare Business Graph Definition File

SmartWare Text Graph Definition File

SmartWare Scientific Graph Definition File

SmartWare Elevation Graph Definition File

SmartWare High-Low Graph Definition File

Other types of files may also use the .aif file extension.

🔄 .aif converters

The following softwares are capable of converting .aif files to other formats:


For example, using the softwares above, a .aif file can be converted into one of the following formats:

wve, cdr, smp, prc, au, avr, dat, hcom, ul, lpc10, pls, fssd, ircam, cdda, s1

🚫 The .aif file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

af, afi, ai, aib, aic, aid, aig, air, ait, aiv, akf, alf, aof, auf, iaf

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Adobe Illustrator Drawing
AI Game Data
Digital Video Broadcasting AIT Data
Adobe Illustrator Template
Serif 3DPlus Model
Artlantis Object File
Advanced Image Coding
Pagis Pro Scanned Image
Doom 3 Articulated Figures Data
Alphacam User Font

🔴 Can't open a .aif file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .aif file association, check the FAQ.

🔴 Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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