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GFF file format description

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

3 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.gff - Bioware Generic File Format

The GFF game data files are related to Neverwinter Nights. The IFO file is a Bioware Generic File Format. The Generic File Format (GFF) is an all-purpose generic format used to store data in BioWare's games. GFF parts of a Neverwinter Nights module include object blueprints, conversation files, journals, palettes and more.

Neverwinter Nights
Game Data files
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Bioware Generic File Format related extensions:
Black and White 2 Terrain Data
Twilight Princess Audio Archive
The Wind Waker Collision Mesh Data
Unigine Game Engine Data
Unreal Engine 3 Package
Unreal Engine 3 Texture File Cache

.gff - General Feature Format File

The GFF data files are related to Integrated Genome Browser. The GFF file is a General Feature Format File. The general feature format (GFF) is a file format used for describing genes and other features of DNA, RNA and protein sequences.

Integrated Genome Browser
Data files
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General Feature Format File related extensions:
AlpineQuest Map
Opera Policy Data
Redatam Base Scheme Data
SWID Tag Data
WorkPlace Pro Utilities Backup and Transport Data
Vectir Profile Group File

.gff - NimbleGen GFF Report Data

The GFF data files are related to Roche NimbleGen. The GFF file is a NimbleGen GFF Report Data. Roche NimbleGen is an innovator in genomics focused on developing target enrichment solutions for next-generation sequencing. The Roche NimbleGen seems to be no longer supported.

Roche NimbleGen
Data files
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NimbleGen GFF Report Data related extensions:
ActiveModeler Avantage Model
TI-92 Plus Complex Group Data
Maxsurf Calculation Data
Case CATalyst Dictionary Data
KM-NET Viewer v5 Workspace
Platte Canyon ToolBook Data

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

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

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

bff, ff, fff, fgf, gbf, gcf, gdf, gef, gf, gfb, gfc, gfd, gfe, gfg, gfr

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

GURPS Data File
L3DT Heightfield Data
SmartWare Pre 1.5 Graph Definitions Data
WorldToolKit Neutral File Format Data
BASIS GUIBuilder Control Data
AIX Backup File Format

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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