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How to open .PIF file extension?

File Type : GDF Format Vector Image
Compatible with (WinXP,Vista,Win7,Win8 and Win10)

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What is .PIF file extension?

.PIF file extension is a known file type. This section of tells you everything you need to know about this extension.
Contains information used by Windows to run a certain program, including the path for the .EXE file, how much memory to use, and what size the program's window should be. Originally used by MS-DOS programs. Can serve as a shortcut to an executable file, much like a .LNK file. Microsoft Windows analyzes PIF files with the ShellExecute function and can run them as executable programs. Do not open a PIF file sent as an e-mail attachment, as it can be used to transmit viruses or other harmful scripts.
You can see a list of software programs here on 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 .PIF files:

Microsoft Windows:
  • Microsoft Windows