Updated: 10/17/2017 by Computer Hope

tagged image file formatShort for Tagged Image File Format, TIFF is a common way to store bit-mapped images that can be viewed and edited on both IBM compatible and Apple Macintosh computers.

A TIFF file can have a file extension of .tiff or .tif; either file extension is acceptable and can be opened by most photo viewer and editor software programs.

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