Although Adobe Illustrator works mainly with vector formats, it should be also able to import TIFF files and save them in AI format. However, the resulting file won't be a vector graphics.
Convert Aldus Tagged Image File Format (TIFF) bitmap image to Adobe Illustrator graphics file.
We have found 4 software records in our database eligible for .tif to .ai file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert tif to ai on Windows
A powerful vector graphics editor from Adobe
Convert from tif file format
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The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned tif to ai. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
A set of applications used by professional graphic designers
A vector-based drawing software
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert tif to ai on OS X
Mac version of Adobe's vector graphics editor