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Details of extension .ifo

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .ifo file?
  • Which program can create the .ifo file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .ifo format?
  • What can convert .ifo files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .ifo extension?
DVD Information File .ifo file icon

DVD Information File

IFO file is an Information file on DVD. This file contain menus and other information about the video and audio.
Detailed description not available
Category: Other files
Application: IfoEdit
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
DVD Information Backup
DVD Video Object
DVD-VR Video
DVD Audio Object
Cyberlink PowerProducer Project
ReMpeg Log
DVD Audio Media Key Block
HD DVD Enhanced VOB File
HD DVD Advanced Content Time Map
Bioware Information File .ifo file icon

Bioware Information File

IFO file is a Bioware Information File. An IFO file is a module InFOrmation file. Every NWN module (MOD or NWM) or savegame (SAV) is an Encapsulated Resource File (ERF) that contains an IFO file called "module.ifo".
Detailed description not available
Category: Game Data files
Application: Neverwinter Nights
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Bioware Aurora Sound Set File
Bioware Game Data
Bioware Game Data Key
Bioware 2-Dimensional Array
Bioware Generic File Format
Bioware Encapsulated Resource File
Bioware Talk Table
Bioware Waypoint Instance Struct
Bioware Waypoint Blueprints

Other types of files may also use the .ifo file extension. If you have helpful information about .ifo 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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ZX Spectrum Multicolor 8x2 Bitmap
IB Objects Data

The .ifo filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

fio (1), lfo (1), iof (1), igo (1), ifl (1), if (1), ico (1), fo (1), ufo (1), kfo (1), io (1), ifp (1), ifi (1), ido (1), ibo (1)

Can't open a .ifo file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.ifo

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

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