DIF File Type

- The quick facts

What are DIF files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a DIF 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 DIF file?

DIF files have multiple uses, and Data Interchange Format is one of them.

Data Interchange Format

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 DIF files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different DIF openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: March 17, 2022

More file formats using the DIF extension

Through our research of DIF files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • Directory Interchange Format
  • Kaspersky Anti-Virus Update Diff

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

QuickTimeQuickTimeUser submitted
Microsoft OfficeMicrosoft OfficeUser submitted
OpenOffice.org CalcOpenOffice.org CalcUser submitted
LibreOfficeLibreOfficeUser submitted
Microsoft ExcelMicrosoft ExcelUser submitted
LibreOffice CalcLibreOffice CalcUser submitted
WPS OfficeWPS OfficeUser submitted
QuickTime AlternativeQuickTime AlternativeUser submitted
StarOffice CalcStarOffice CalcUser submitted
Storm CodecStorm CodecUser submitted

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