EXIF File Type

- The quick facts

What are EXIF files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an EXIF 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 an EXIF file?

The EXIF file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the EXIF file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the EXIF file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about EXIF files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

How to open EXIF files

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

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 15 different EXIF openers which you will find listed below.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

FastPictureViewerFastPictureViewerUser submitted
Movie MakerMovie MakerUser submitted
progeCAD ProfessionalprogeCAD ProfessionalUser submitted
TimetableTimetableUser submitted
Apowersoft Photo ViewerApowersoft Photo ViewerUser submitted
AnvSoft DVD Burning XpressAnvSoft DVD Burning XpressUser submitted
FuturaFuturaUser submitted
GrafX Creative StudioGrafX Creative StudioUser submitted
Embarcadero RadPHP XE2Embarcadero RadPHP XE2User submitted
Sharp IMG ViewerSharp IMG ViewerUser submitted
Legend - Legacy Of The DragonsLegend - Legacy Of The DragonsUser submitted
Click & Create Stand Alone ApplicationClick & Create Stand Alone ApplicationUser submitted
SewWhat-Pro ApplicationSewWhat-Pro ApplicationUser submitted
SingularLogic Report ViewerSingularLogic Report ViewerUser submitted
Center@Mail.Ru - EUCenter@Mail.Ru - EUUser submitted

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