IPF File Type

- The quick facts

What are IPF files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening an IPF 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 IPF file?

An .IPF file is an Interchangeable Preservation Format floppy disk image file. Through our analysis of IPF files, we know that one use of the format is Interchangeable Preservation Format floppy disk image. 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 IPF files

Important: Different programs may use files with the IPF file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your IPF 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 IPF openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: July 13, 2020

Other file formats using extension .IPF

While Interchangeable Preservation Format floppy disk image is a popular type of IPF-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .IPF extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.

Xilinx iMPACT Programming File (JEDEC)

Through our analysis of IPF files, we know that one use of the format is Xilinx iMPACT Programming File (JEDEC). 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 IPF openers which you will find listed below.

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

WinDS PRO AppsWinDS PRO AppsUser submitted
Igor ProIgor ProUser submitted
Xilinx ISEXilinx ISEUser submitted
Corel Visual IntelligenceCorel Visual IntelligenceUser submitted
Amiga ForeverAmiga ForeverUser submitted
Visokio OmniscopeVisokio OmniscopeUser submitted
improvereachimprovereachUser submitted
ICCICCUser submitted
RetroPlatformRetroPlatformUser submitted
Picture PainterPicture PainterUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with IPF-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 IPF-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!