IFF file extension

Below you'll find information on
known file type that uses the .IFF file extension.

Interchange File Format
Extension Added: June, 8th 2013
Last Updated: June, 8th 2013

Category:Data Files
Popularity: (Very common)

Multi-purpose file format developed by Electronic Arts. Interchange files can contain audio data, text and pictures.

IFF files are mostly used for data interchange across multiple platforms and different types of programs. The Interchange File Format is supported across all major operating systems and also serves as the basis for other file types.

The data stored in IFF files is structured in sections also known as “chunks” marked by 4-letter IDs.