A jif file is also used for a compressed image format that doesn't use patented LZW compression, but has same the same capabilities as GIF.

There is one other file type using
the JIF file extension!

jif icon.jif - JPEG Interchange format file

Detailed description

Software that open jif file

Add comment

Bookmark & share this page with others:

JIF file extension - Jeff's Image Format

What is jif file? How to open jif files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

jif file icon: jif filetype icon

The jif file extension is used for a highly compressed image format that doesn't use patented LZW compression, but has same the same capabilities as GIF.

Most likely some old format without support. No further information could be found.

The default software associated to open jif file:

XnView MP icon

Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet logoXnView MP  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet

A free (for non-commercial purposes) powerful cross-platform media browser, viewer and converter. Compatible with more than 500 formats and also supports export to 70 different file formats. It works on Windows, Linux and macOS (OS X).

Help how to open:

Try to use XnView to open this picture file type.

How to convert:

Try to use XnConvert to transform *.jif file into other bitmap image file format.

Find conversions from jif file:

jif to gif

jif to jpg

jif to pdf

jif to png

Find converter to jif file type:

gif to jif

File identification strings:

HEX code: 4A 49 46 39 39 61
ASCII code: JIF99a

List of software applications associated to the .jif 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 jif file, edit jif file, convert jif file, view jif file, play jif file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 jif files.

Software that open jif file - Jeff's Image Format

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


Previous file extension
JGP file extension

File-Extensions.org > Bitmap image file types

Next file extension
file extension JIF


Enter any file extension without dot (e.g. pdf)
Search for file extension details and associated application(s)

RSS feed