.AGIF File Extension

Animated GIF File

AGIF is an Active GIF Creator project file. These files store GIF animations. AGIF files are used to create, edit and save frame-by-frame GIF animations in Active GIF Creator. The final GIF file has t...

General Information

Title AGIF File Extension
Extension .agif
Full Form Animated GIF File
File Type Image File
Developer CompuServe
MIME Type image/gif

File Function

Primary Function Store animation
Additional Functions Looping frames
Features Indexed colors, Lossless

File Characteristics

Quality Depends on images
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency Yes
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Web Graphics Yes
Social Media Yes
Advertising Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Malware embedding
Best Practices Validate source, Scan for viruses

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 1987
Latest Version GIF89a (1989)

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .gif, .jpeg, .png

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Adobe Photoshop Subscription Windows, Mac
Mozilla Firefox Free Windows, Mac, Linux
Google Chrome Free Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, iOS