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Details of extension .gig

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .gig file?
  • Which program can create the .gig file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .gig format?
  • What can convert .gig files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .gig extension?
.gig
Tascam Gigastudio Instrument .gig file icon

Tascam Gigastudio Instrument

The GIG file is a Tascam Gigastudio Instrument. Tascam Gigastudio is a virtual audio sampling device.
Category: Audio files
Application: Tascam Gigastudio
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
Native Instruments Kontakt Library
Native Instruments Kontakt Multi Library
Defractor Instrument
Defractor 2 Instrument
Native Instruments Kontakt Settings
Native Instruments Kontakt Groups
Tascam Gigastudio Performance Data
Tascam Gigastudio Compressed Waveform Data
Tascam Gigastudio Compressed Instrument
.gig
C64 GigaPaint Image .gig file icon

C64 GigaPaint Image

The GIG file is a C64 GigaPaint Image. GigaPaint is a graphics program for the Commodore 64 computer.
Detailed description not available
Category: Graphic files
Application: XnView
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
Artist 64 Image
CDU Paint Image
C64 Doodle Compressed Image
Draz Paint Bitmap
C64 Fun Painter 2 Image
C64 GunPaint Image
C64 Image System Multicolor Bitmap
C64 Picasso 64 Image
C64 Saracen Paint Image
.gig
GigaStudio Audio Data .gig file icon

GigaStudio Audio Data

The GIG file is a GigaStudio Audio Data. Tascam GigaStudio is a full-featured software-based sample playback device.
Detailed description not available
Category: Audio files
Application: Tascam GigaStudio
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Related extensions:
GigaStudio Articulation Data
.gig
Koala Paint GIG Bitmap .gig file icon

Koala Paint GIG Bitmap

The GIG file is a Koala Paint GIG Bitmap. The KoalaPad is a graphics tablet produced from 1984 by U.S. company Koala Technologies for several early 8-bit home computers. The pad shipped with a simple bitmap graphics editor called KoalaPainter (aka KoalaPaint or PC Design), developed for Koala by Audio Light, Inc.
Category: Graphic files
Application: Koala Paint
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Koala Paint Image
Koala Paint Compressed Bitmap

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Cartes Michelin Image
SWAT Watershed Configuration Data
Koala Paint Compressed Bitmap
GGI Data
Roxio Recordnow! CD Image
Graph-in-the-Box Chart
CompuServe Bitmap Image
Gimp Animated Brush
Affymetrix Gene Information Library

The .gig filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

gi (1), gg (1), tig (1), big (1), igg (1), hig (1), glg (1), gir (1), gih (1), gib (1), ggi (1), vig (1), fig (1), rig (1), ig (1)

Can't open a .gig file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.gig

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