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Details of extension .dif

3 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .dif file?
  • Which program can create the .dif file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .dif format?
  • What can convert .dif files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .dif extension?
Data Interchange Format .dif file icon

Data Interchange Format

DIF file is a Data Interchange Format document. A DIF file is an industry standard for exchanging data between different types of application. This file format saves only the text, values, and formulas on the active worksheet.
Category: Document files
Application: Microsoft Excel
Program name: excel.exe
Mime-type: application/x-dif
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Microsoft Word AutoRecovery File
ClarisWorks Document
Microsoft Word Document
Microsoft Word Document Template
Lotus Word Pro Document
Microsoft Word for Macintosh Document
Portable Document Format
Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
Revisable-Form Text
ProWorx NXT Data Interchange File .dif file icon

ProWorx NXT Data Interchange File

DIF file is a ProWorx NXT Data Interchange File. ProWORX NXT is produced by Schneider Electric, The simple cross platform programming solution for Modicon PLCs.
Detailed description not available
Category: Development files
Application: ProWorx NXT
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
ProWorx NXT Symbol File
ProWorx NXT Comment Data
ProWorx NXT Database Configuration
ProWorx NXT Descfriptor Data File
ProWorx NXT Descfriptor Pointer File
ProWorx NXT Log Book Note
ProWorx NXT Short Comment File
ProWorx NXT Title Data File
ProWorx NXT Logic Data File
OS/2 Warp Display Information .dif file icon

OS/2 Warp Display Information

DIF file is an OS/2 Warp Display Information. OS/2 is a series of computer operating systems, initially created by Microsoft and IBM, then later developed by IBM exclusively.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: IBM OS/2 Warp
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
OS/2 Warp Remote Software Update
OS/2 Warp System File
OS/2 Warp 3 System Data
OS/2 Warp Cursor Image
OS/2 Warp Program Manager Information
OS/2 Warp Boot Logo
OS/2 Warp Filter Device Driver
OS/2 Warp Extended File Attributes Data
OS/2 Warp Device Manager Driver

Other types of files may also use the .dif file extension. If you have helpful information about .dif extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .dif filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

dit (1), xif (1), dig (1), vif (1), did (1), rif (1), dib (1), idf (1), dfi (1), eif (1), cif (1), dof (1), dkf (1), div (1), dir (1)

Can't open a .dif file?

If you want to open a .dif file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .dif association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.dif

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android