BLIF file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.blif - Berkeley Logic Interchange Format Data

The BLIF data files are related to libblif. The BLIF file is a Berkeley Logic Interchange Format Data. The goal of BLIF is to describe a logic-level hierarchical circuit in textual form. A circuit is an arbitrary combinational or sequential network of logic functions.

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

Can't open a .blif 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 .blif file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bif, blf, bli, flif, glif, lif

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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