Files with dff extension can be typically encountered as 3D models from RenderWare 3D modeling and video gaming engine. Best known from GTA series.

There are 2 other file types using
the DFF file extension!

empty icon.dff - Dynamic File Format resource database

empty icon.dff - Direct Stream Digital Interchange File Format

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Software that open dff file

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DFF file extension - RenderWare model

What is dff file? How to open dff files?

File type specification:

3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type icon 3d graphics, CAD-CAM-CAE file type

File extension dff is probably best known for it's use for model formats from RenderWare software.

RenderWare (RW) is computer and video game middleware from Criterion Software. Model file is saved in he RenderWare binary stream format.

Used in computer and console games such as Grand Theft Auto III and Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas as well as several other titles from EA.

The default software associated to open dff file:

ZModeler icon

ZModeler  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Zanoza Software Developing Team

ZModeler (Zanoza Modelerr) is 3D editing software that allows users to create custom add-on objects to Direct3D based games. ZModeler is capable of complex modeling, even though it does not support important modeling functions such as chamfering, extruding, or beveling.

Help how to open:

Use ZModeler to open .dff model files. Blender can be used as well, but requires plugin.

How to convert:

Probably can be exported to other formats.

Find conversions from dff file:

dff to 3ds

dff to fbx

dff to flac

dff to mp3

dff to obj

dff to wav

dff to z3d

Find converter to dff file type:

3ds to dff

dae to dff

dxf to dff

fbx to dff

mp3 to dff

obj to dff

z3d to dff

Related links:

List of RenderWare games at Wikipedia

Information about DFF

List of software applications associated to the .dff file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open dff file, edit dff file, convert dff file, view dff file, play dff file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting dff files.

Software that open dff file - RenderWare model

Programs supporting the exension dff on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open dff file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with dff file by default:
ZModeler small icon ZModeler
Other suggested software:
Blender small icon Blender

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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