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.XCF File Extension

File TypeGIMP Image File

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CategoryRaster Image Files

What is an XCF file?

Image file created by the GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP), a freely distributed image editing program; saves layers, channels, paths, guides, and the current selection when saved.

More Information

XCF stands for "eXperimental Computing Facility," which is a group of mainly undergraduate students interested in advancing Computer Science.

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Programs that open XCF files
Updated 4/30/2018

About XCF Files

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