.CIF File Extension
- Developer by: Corel
- Category: Disk Image Files
What is an .CIF file?
.CIF is Easy CD Creator Disk Image
CD disc image format created by Corel and used by Roxio Easy CD Creator (now Roxio Creator); mounts as a physical CD in Windows and is viewable in "My Computer;" often used for creating backup copies of CDs.
Programs that open Easy CD Creator Disk Image
|Roxio Creator NXT Pro 6|
|Smart Projects IsoBuster|
|EZB Systems UltraISO|
File Type 2 Crystallographic Information File
Developer by: International Union of Crystallography Category: Data Files Format: Text
Crystallographic data exchange format developed by the International Union of Crystallography (IUCr); contains categories of crystallographic data used for archiving and distributing purposes.
The format was adopted in 1990 as a standard file structure and is regularly used for reporting crystal structure determinations. The CIF file contains data categories, such as _audit_, _atom_, _cell_, _database_, and _refine_. These categories contain information, including the CIF creation, atom type properties, cell parameters, data specified by the database managers, and data describing structure refinement parameters.
Programs that open Crystallographic Information File