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Anonymous asked in Computers & InternetSoftware · 1 decade ago

what software will open .tif files and how do I install?

I'm trying to open a grafic with a .tif file extension and it won't open. says I need something that comes with Windows. well, I have Windows but it won't open. I am computer illiterate

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  • 1 decade ago
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    In Windows, it can be open with Windows Picture and Fax Viewer or if you installed Microsoft Office, you can view with Microsoft Office Document Imaging. Using both is just double clicking on the file.

    Or you can open with Paint, look for Paint in: All Programs > Accessories > Paint just under Notepad. Click this and when it open, click File > Open and select your tif file.

    Other than that, you can use Irfanview or Picasa to view the tif file.

    Just double click and select "Windows Picture and Fax Viewer" but if it won't, then try downloading Irfanview or Picasa.

    If still unable or unsure, please ask again. There's some people are willing to give a hand, including me.

    http://www.irfanview.com/

    picasa.google.com/

    Source(s): http://www.irfanview.com/ picasa.google.com/
  • 3 years ago

    Tif File

  • Anonymous
    4 years ago

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    what software will open .tif files and how do I install?

    I'm trying to open a grafic with a .tif file extension and it won't open. says I need something that comes with Windows. well, I have Windows but it won't open. I am computer illiterate

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  • 1 decade ago

    These excellent software will help you manage different image file types, they are free. Choose one or both:

    Irfanview at http://www.irfanview.com/ (remember to download the plugins, which offers additional file formats and effects)

    Faststone at http://www.faststone.org/

    Download and install.

    Remember that to install you need to be login as administrator or a user name that has a computer administrator type account.

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  • Kori
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    Download a torrent downloader or google .tif patches for Windows.

    If you use the torrent, just follow directions, when you see a field called search or a field where you can enter text, type in the ACTUAL program (not the prompt boxes during initial set up). Search for .tif programs windows, and download patches. I have one but don't know how to get it to you.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Try opening it in Windows Photo gallery if you have Vista, or if you have XP, try using some photo editing software. It does not have to come with windows.

  • Anonymous
    5 years ago

    ACDSee is a great application to visualize and print photos in a fast way.

    I found a free download of ACDSee here http://bit.ly/acdsee-download

  • Anonymous
    5 years ago

    Hey,

    you can find a free download of Irfanview here http://bitly.com/Ufpcng

    Try it out

    Best

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    bittorren. use a bittorren original software or cable

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    irfanview. Find it with google.

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