DIF File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a DIF file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .DIF files.

What is a DIF file?

A .DIF file is a Data Interchange Format file. Through our analysis of DIF files, we know that one use of the format is Data Interchange Format. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open DIF files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension DIF for different purposes.

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

Other file formats using extension .DIF

While Data Interchange Format is a popular type of DIF-file, we know of 3 different uses of the .DIF extension.

The DIF file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different apps may use the same file extension for different types of data. So a DIF opener may not be able to open all kinds of DIF files. In this case, look through all formats to make sure you find the best suited DIF viewer.

Directory Interchange Format

Through our analysis of DIF files, we know that one use of the format is Directory Interchange Format. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

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

Kaspersky Anti-Virus update diff

Through our analysis of DIF files, we know that one use of the format is Kaspersky Anti-Virus update diff. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

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

Various viewers for this file format

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
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with DIF-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with DIF-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!