XIF file format description
Many people share .xif files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .xif file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .xif files.
2 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.xif - Pagis Pro Scanned Image
The XIF graphic files are related to Scansoft Pagis Pro. XIF file is an Extended Image Format from ScanSoft. The XIF file is an extension of the TIFF specification, XIF separates the image into four layer components.
- Scansoft Pagis Pro
- Graphic files
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- Pagis Pro Scanned Image related extensions:
.xif - LonWorks Device Interface File
The XIF data files are related to LonWorks. XIF file is a LonWorks Device Interface File. LonWorks (local operation network) is a networking platform specifically created to address the needs of control applications. The primary device interface file type is a text file with a .xif extension.
- Data files
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- LonWorks Device Interface File related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .xif file extension. Even harmful programs can create .xif files. Be especially cautious with .xif files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .xif 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 .xif file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
aif, cif, dif, if, ixf, sif, xf, xfi, xi, xib, xic, xid, xig, xir, xit
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Windows NT Setup Information File
- Data Interchange Format
- Scanalyze Transform Data
- KilnView Log Signature
- ProWorx NXT Data Interchange File
- Roxio Easy CD Creator Image
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