How to open file with GIF extension?

Basic information about GIF file

File GIF is one of the files of the Raster Image Files category. Its full name is Graphical Interchange Format File . File format GIF was created by N/A. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file GIF sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a GIF file, you will definitely find it here.
GIF file description

.GIF file format mainly comprises of the image files that can be easily created by numerous graphic programs. Files with the .GIF extension can consist of an image that is up to 256 colors. These files are normally used in the development of Web graphics and to produce graphic text for the websites.

Although, the pixels in the .GIF file format can be clear, they must either be completely opaque or transparent while editing or creating the image. They merely cannot be alpha-blended such as the PNG images. These file formats are generally for Website animations as images with the .GIF format can be animated.

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Conversion of a GIF file
When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the GIF extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of GIF file conversion to a different format.
File Conversions from GIF extension to a different format :
gif to pdf, gif to bmp, gif to djvu, gif to epf, gif to jpg, gif to odg, gif to png, gif to psd,
File conversions from other format to GIF file:
bmp to gif, cr2 to gif, icon to gif, jpg to gif, nef to gif, odg to gif, png to gif, psd to gif, tiff to gif,
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the GIF file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the GIF file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the GIF file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the GIF file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the GIF file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the GIF file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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