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Details of extension .nitf

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

0 extension(s) and 1 alias(es) in our database

National Imagery Transmission Format .ntf file icon

National Imagery Transmission Format

NTF file is a National Imagery Transmission Format. The National Imagery Transmission Format Standard (NITFS) is a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and Federal Intelligence Community (IC) suite of standards for the exchange, storage, and transmission of digital-imagery products and image-related products.
Category: Graphic files
Application: XnView
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Other types of files may also use the .nitf file extension. If you have helpful information about .nitf extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

JPI TopSpeed Pascal Interface File
National Imagery Transmission Format
Lotus Notes Template
MediaFACE Project
NetImmerse Data File
Notation Interchange File Format
ArcGIS INFO Table Definitions File

The .nitf filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ntf (24), itf (8), nif (7), niff (3), nit (2)

Can't open a .nitf file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.nitf

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, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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