What is BIF? What Opens a BIF? File Format List from WhatIs.com

File Extension

BIF File Format

Boot information file

BIF is a file extension for a boot information file. BIF files contain information to boot a computer from a  CD or DVD. BIF files can be opened and used by disk authoring software such as MagicISO and UltraISO. BIF files allow you to create a customized boot disk as needed.


Learn more about .BIF files:

Visit the MagicISO web page.

Read about Boot Initialization at ITKnowledgeExchange.com.

This was last updated in August 2010
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