.JIFF File Extension

The best way open a JIFF image file is to simply double-click it. You may be unable to open the file this way if you do not have the correct application associated with the extension to view or edit t...

General Information

File Function

Title JIFF File Extension
Primary Function Image format
Additional Functions Graphics interchange
Features JPEG-like compression

File Characteristics

Quality High
Supports Layers Yes
Supports Transparency Yes
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Digital Photography Yes
Web Graphics Yes
Print Media Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Embedded malware
Best Practices Regular scans, updates

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release Early 1990s
Latest Version Varies by software

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .jpeg, .jpg, .gif, .png

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Adobe Photoshop Paid Windows, Mac
GIMP Free Windows, Mac, Linux
CorelDRAW Paid Windows, Mac