What are DEEP files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a DEEP file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a DEEP file?

A .DEEP file is an IFF DEEP Animation/bitmap file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open DEEP files

Important: Different programs may use files with the DEEP file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your DEEP file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 6 different DEEP openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: February 29, 2016

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of DEEP files. Remember, different programs may use DEEP files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

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