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Details of the .nif file extension

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  • What is the .nif file?
  • What program do I need to open a .nif file?
  • How can the .nif file be opened, edited or printed?
  • Where can I find the specifications for .nif?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .nif extension?
  • How can I convert .nif files to another format?
  • What are other, similar filename extensions to .nif?

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1 extension(s) and 1 alias(es) found in database

.nif file extension details

NetImmerse Data File

NetImmerse Data File .nif file icon
NIF file is a NetImmerse Data File. NetImmerse is a complete 3D gaming engine used by game developers, including developers of PlayStation 2, Xbox, and Gamecube games. Several popular games based on the NetImmerse/Gamebryo game engine such as Morrowind, DAoC, Freedom Force, Zoo Tycoon 2, Civ4, and Oblivion.
Category: Game Data files
Application: NetImmerse
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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.niff file extension details

Notation Interchange File Format

Notation Interchange File Format .niff file icon
NIFF file is a Notation Interchange File Format document. Notation Interchange File Format (NIFF) is a music notation file format used primarily for transferring music notation between different scorewriters.
Category: Multimedia files
Application: Sibelius
Mime-type: application/vnd.music-niff
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Encore Notation Data

MIDI Music

Sibelius Music Notation

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

.nif file extension error

The .nif file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

if, gif, inf, bif, nir, mif, nib, hif, nit, nic, nof, nlf, ni, nfi, nid

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

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open .nif file

Can't open a .nif 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 .nif file association, check the FAQ.

.nif file extension

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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