How to open a file with .aif extension?

File Type : Audio file type
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .aif file

Searching for the right program to open .aif files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.


What is .aif file extension?

AIF is a file extension for an Audio Interchange File format. AIF is an audio format used by Silicon Graphics and Macintosh applications. The extension for this file type is usually AIF in Windows but on a Mac, the file extension is not needed and if it is present then it is AIFF. Unlike MP3 files, AIF is uncompressed file which means, it still has large size files, but it still maintains a greater quality of sound. AIF files are flexible and are open to editing, copying, changing file formats and other activities. Basically, the uncompressed AIF files are beneficial for streaming of multiple audio files between disks and applications.
You can see a list of software programs here on www.easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open aiffiles:

  • Adobe Audition CC
  • Apple QuickTime Player
  • Microsoft Windows Media Player
  • Nullsoft Winamp
  • Adobe Audition CC
  • Apple iTunes
  • Apple QuickTime Player
  • Roxio Toast 12
  • MP3 Player
  • QuickTime Codecs for WP