Open .XCF file Extension

File Type : GIMP Image File (The GIMP Team)

Compatible with: (Mac OSX 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12)

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ExtensionSmallImg What is .XCF file?

Image file created by the GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP), a freely distributed image editing program; saves layers, channels, paths, guides, and the current selection when saved. XCF stands for "eXperimental Computing Facility," which is a group of mainly undergraduate students interested in advancing Computer Science.

Recommended Software Programs to open .XCF file

Apple Mac OS X:
  • GIMP
  • Seashore
  • CinePaint
  • XnViewMP
Microsoft Windows:
  • GIMP
  • CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X7
  • CinePaint
  • XnViewMP
  • IrfanView
  • GIMP
  • CinePaint
  • Kolourpaint