Details of the .tiff file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .tiff file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .tiff file?
- What program do I need to open a .tiff file?
- How can the .tiff file be opened, edited or printed?
- Where can I find the specifications for .tiff?
- Which MIME-type is associated with the .tiff extension?
- How can I convert .tiff files to another format?
- What are other, similar filename extensions to .tiff?
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Tag Image File Format
TIF file is a Tag Image File Format (TIFF) bitmap. TIFF (originally standing for Tagged Image File Format) is a file format for storing images, popular among graphic artists, the publishing industry.
Other types of files may also use the .tiff file extension.
The following softwares are capable of converting .tiff files to other formats:
For example, using the softwares above, a .tiff file can be converted into one of the following formats:
The .tiff file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
We found the following similar file extensions in our database:
Can't open a .tiff 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:
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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 .tiff 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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