IFF File Extension

File Type

Interchange Format


Electronic Arts


Audio Files





Information about the IFF file extension

Files with the IFF extension are found in 3 operating systems which include Linux, Mac OS, Windows. XnView is a very common application as a tool for handling IFF files. The developer of this program is Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet. The ACDSee, QuickTime Player, PaintShop Pro, IrfanView programs are also compatible with IFF files and can be used to open them.

The structure of such files is typical of Audio Files. Files of a different type with the extension IFF can be encountered on various operating systems, and their number is 771. The format of this particular Interchange Format file was developed by Electronic Arts. Modification or reading of files with the name Interchange Format in many cases is done in the XnView program. IFF detailed description

Tools that you can use to work with IFF files

IFF File Extension

What is a(n) IFF file??

The IFF file format is an interchange file developed by Microsoft to store type 1 fonts. IFF files are used for storing type 1 fonts, which are used by many programs including Windows.

IFF files are commonly used in digital imaging workflows because they have a high quality of file compression and can be converted into other formats. Many programs support the IFF file format, however it should be noted that not all software supports all installed fonts.

IFF File Tools

What tools are available?

We present some basic free online tools that work with IFF. Through them, you can perform many activities related to IFF for free. You can easily convert the file, preview its contents, or open and edit any IFF file.

IFF File Opener

IFF opener is one of the most used tools. Here you will find a way to open your unknown IFF file. Opening the IFF file allows you not only to view its contents, but also to perform various processes and changes to the file.

IFF File Viewer

The IFF Viwer tool helps to preview the contents of a file without the need to install dedicated software. Go to the subpage, select your IFF file you want to view and our tool will show you what the file contains

IFF File Converter

If you cannot perform all the operations on the IFF file, you can convert it to a different format. The IFF file converted to the new format may have more options for editing or processing the data contained in it.

IFF File Editor

IFF editor helps in the process of editing the data in our file. Sometimes you need to be able to fully edit the contents of the IFF file, in which case you may need to install dedicated software. Check out our IFF file editor page and learn about the possibilities



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