How to open a file with .RIF extension?

File Type : Fractal Painter Bitmap
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .RIF file

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What is .RIF file extension?

Image created by Corel Painter (formerly MetaCreations Painter), a program used for digital painting; may include brushstrokes, pencil sketches, image hose graphics, and various other painted elements; saved separate from the canvas so the painter can experiment with different canvas textures later. Since RIF files retain all project information, they are typically larger than standard raster image formats, such as .GIF or .JPG files. NOTE: RIF files can also be opened by Corel Painter Essentials.
You can see a list of software programs here on easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open RIFfiles:

  • Corel Painter 2015
  • CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X7
  • Corel Painter 2015