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.BIF File Extension

File Type 1Boot Information File

3.8 (26 Votes)
CategoryDisk Image Files

What is a BIF file?

Contains information used to boot a computer from a disc, such as a CD or DVD; created MagicISO, UltraISO, and other disc authoring programs; enables the creation of bootable CDs and DVDs and can be used by multiple discs.

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Programs that open BIF files
Updated 1/29/2016

File Type 2BioWare Infinity Engine File

3.6 (11 Votes)
CategoryGame Files

.BIF File Association 2

Game resource file used by BioWare's Infinity Engine, as well as some games created with the subsequent Aurora Engine; can store various data including graphics, sound, map information, and dialog; used as a container for packaging game data.

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BIF files are used for games such as Baldur's Gate, Planescape: Torment, Icewind Dale, The Witcher, and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic.

Programs that open BIF files
Updated 9/23/2015

File Type 3Get Backup Project File

DeveloperBeLight Software
4.0 (9 Votes)
CategoryBackup Files

.BIF File Association 3

Backup project file created by Get Backup, a backup and restore application for Mac OS X; stores settings for a backup that may be for the user's iPhoto library, Apple Mail email, iTunes library, Documents folder, or Address Book; allows the original files to be restored.

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NOTE: A version of Get Backup is included with Roxio Toast disc authoring software. It is called Get Backup RE (Roxio Edition).

Programs that open BIF files
Updated 4/13/2011

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