The dif file extension is related to the DVCPRO video file format. The *.dif file stores video data.

There are 5 other file types using
the DIF file extension!

dif icon.dif - Navy DIF spreadsheet

empty icon.dif - OS/2 display information file

empty icon.dif - Diff output from Diff command script for Patch command file

empty icon.dif - Digital Interface Format

empty icon.dif - MAME CHD diff saved data

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DIF file - DVCPRO or DV video file

What is dif file? How to open dif files?

File type specification:

Digital video and movie file type icon Digital video and movie file type

dif file icon: dif filetype icon

The dif file extension used for DVCPRO or DV video file.

Digital Video (DV) is a digital video format launched in 1995, and, in its smaller tape form factor MiniDV, has since become a standard for home and semi-professional video production; it is sometimes used for professional purposes as well, such as filmmaking and electronic news gathering (ENG).

The DV specification defines both the codec and the tape format. Features include intraframe compression for uncomplicated editing, a standard interface for transfer to non-linear editing systems (IEEE 1394, also known as FireWire), and good video quality.

The *.dif file stores video data.

Mime: video/x-dv

Help how to open:

Use Nero Vision to playback *.dif files.

How to convert:

Use Xilisoft DVD Creator to convert *.dif to DVD.

List of software applications associated to the .dif 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 dif file, edit dif file, convert dif file, view dif file, play dif 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting dif files.

  • Play dif file
  • Convert dif file

dif file players - programs that can play dif file - DVCPRO or DV video file

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

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