Open dif file

Did your computer fail to open dif file? We explain what dif files are and recommend software that we know can open your dif files.

What is dif file?

Files with dif file extension may be found as very old spreadsheets in the NAVY Data Interchange Format. Somewhat rare nowadays.

dif file description

The dif file extension is mainly known for its use for spreadsheet files saved in Data Interchange format.

Data Interchange Format, also known as Navy DIF, is a text file format used to import/export single spreadsheets between spreadsheet programs (OpenOffice.org Calc, Excel, Gnumeric, StarCalc, Lotus 1-2-3, FileMaker, dBase, Framework, Multiplan, etc.).

The .dif file is a workbooks, with the limitation that single workbook contains only single spreadsheet. These files were originally used by VisiCalc.

Software that will open dif file

VisiCalc

One of the first spreadsheet programs

Microsoft Excel

A popular spreadsheet application distributed with Microsoft Office suite

Microsoft Excel for Mac

A popular spreadsheet application from the Microsoft Office suite

Other dif file extensions

dif - Diff output from Diff command script for Patch command file

The dif file extension is related to the Diff output from Diff command script for Patch command file format.

dif - Digital Interface Format

A dif file extension is related to the Digital Interface Format developed by Pinnacle Systems. A dif file stores video data.

dif - DVCPRO or DV video data

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

dif - MAME CHD diff saved data

A dif file extension is related to the MAME, an emulator of arcade machines. A dif file contains CHD diff saved data.

dif - OS/2 display information file

The dif file extension is related to the OS/2 operating system for IBM-PC computers. The *.dif file stores display information.



What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the file name, so for example filename.mp3 has file extension „mp3“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

We can help you to open your file

Our database contains a huge list of different file extensions, usually with detailed description and programs that can be used to open or otherwise work with that particular file type.

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