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BIF file format description

Many people share .bif files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .bif file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .bif files.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.bif - Novell GroupWise Initialization File

The BIF configuration files are related to Novell GroupWise. BIF file is a Novell GroupWise initialization file.

Novell GroupWise
Configuration files
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Novell GroupWise Initialization File related extensions:
Novell Print Server Data
Novell Netware Namespace Data
Attachmate KEA! Configuration
MediaMonkey Device Profile
Mcafee VirusScan Settings
Mandelbrot Explorer Color Settings

.bif - Bioware Game Data

The BIF game data files are related to Neverwinter Nights. BIF file is a Bioware Game Data. BioWare's games and tools make use of a very large number of files that are packed into a group of files having the BIF extension. The contents of the BIF files are described by one or more files having the KEY extension.

Neverwinter Nights
Game Data files
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Bioware Game Data related extensions:
Black and White 2 Terrain Data
KiriKiri Package
GunZ Replay
GunZ Data
iConomy Update
NBA 2K13 Model

Naturally, other applications may also use the .bif file extension. Even harmful programs can create .bif files. Be especially cautious with .bif files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .bif 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 can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .bif file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bf, big, ibf, gif, buf, blf, bjf, bit, bid, vif, bib, if, bfi, hif, fif

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Cryo BF Game Data
BSC Intermediate Object
libigl Skeletal Data
EA Compressed Game Archive
Cartes Michelin Image
Babylon License Data

Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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