GIG file format description
Many people share .gig files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .gig file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .gig files.
2 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.gig - Tascam Gigastudio Instrument
The GIG audio files are related to Tascam Gigastudio. GIG file is a Tascam Gigastudio Instrument. Tascam Gigastudio is a virtual audio sampling device.
- Tascam Gigastudio
- Audio files
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- Tascam Gigastudio Instrument related extensions:
.gig - C64 GigaPaint Image
The GIG graphic files are related to XnView. GIG file is a C64 GigaPaint Image. GigaPaint is a graphics program for the Commodore 64 computer.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .gig file extension. Even harmful programs can create .gig files. Be especially cautious with .gig files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .gig 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.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .gig file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
big, gib, tig, ig, gog, rig, igg, hig, glg, gir, gih, ggi, fig, nig, git
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- EA Compressed Game Archive
- iSpy Event Data
- Cartes Michelin Image
- Graph-in-the-Box Chart
- TI Connect Group File
- Drumagog Sample Library
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