Some facts about FH11 file format

What is FH11 File Format   The .FH11 file extension is used by Adobe Freehand version 11. The FreeHand application has been discontinued since 2007, when Adobe Systems bought FreeHand from Macromedia, and decided to replace the application with its […]

All the most important about FH10 file format

What is FH10 File Format   The .FH10 file extension is used by Adobe’s FreeHand application version 10. This app was released in the year 2000 as part of the Studio MX package by Macromedia. This version contains several new […]

What to do if you have lost your FH8 files

What is FH8 File Format   FreeHand is an application for two-dimensional vector graphic creation. The original app was created in 1988 by Altsys Corporation, and released by Aldus Corporation. These two firms managed the production of this app until […]

All about FH3 file format and some of its features

What is FH3 File Format   FreeHand is a software application that helps you to create two dimensional vector graphics. FreeHand was created by Altsys Corporation, and licensed by Aldus Corporation in 1988. This application is now discontinued. Throughout its […]

How to recover deleted EPS files in a few steps

What is EPS File Format     An .EPS file contains a PostScript program that describes an image or drawing, and an embedded low resolution image, which can be used for previewing. EPS stands for Encapsulated PostScript. An .EPS file […]

What is EMF file format and where to use it

What is EMF File Format   EMF stands for Enhanced Metafile. It was introduced by Microsoft in 1993 as an improved version of its Windows Metafile (extension WMF). It includes additional commands, and can be used as a graphics language […]

About the DXF file format and DXF file recovery

What is DXF File Format   DXF stands for Drawing eXchange Format and it is a file format used by AutoCAD (Computer Assisted Drafting). The DXF file format was originally developed in 1982 by Autodesk for its AutoCAD 1.0 software, […]

How to use CR2 file format in a digital photography

What is CR2 File Format In the field of digital photography, a raw image file is a file format that contains data from an image sensor, which has minimal processing. Thus, it cannot be processed with a bitmap image editor. A […]

A simple guide on how to recover deleted C4D files

What is C4D File Format A .C4D file contains a three-dimensional model created with Cinema 4D. It basically contains a scene, composed of objects. Each object has a position, rotation, pivot points, meshes and other animation data. .C4D files can […]

Tips to help you to recover lost ARW files

What is ARW File Format The ARW file format is used by three DSC Series of Sony cameras. However, it is usually linked to the alpha DSLR series. ARW stands for Sony Alpha Raw, and this format is based on the […]

When and for what ALBM files were used

What is ALBM File Format The ALBM file format is a file type used in the old versions of the HP Photo Printing Software. This file format can be used to organize photos in an album. It contains a set […]

Where and how to use 3FR file format

What is 3FR File Format A .3FR file format is a raw image file format with data captured by a Hasselblad digital camera. As it is a raw image, it contains minimal information still not processed, and therefore not viewable […]

Where and how to use WMV video file format

What is WMV File Format? WMV is a video file format developed by Microsoft. It is part of the Windows Media framework, and based on the container Microsoft Advanced Systems Format (ASF). The content of the file is compressed. Characteristics […]

Some facts about WebM video file format

What is WebM File Format? WebM is a video file format developed to be used for delivering online videos using the HTML5 video tag, as a royalty free alternative to the proprietary h.264 and MPEG4 technologies. The software supporting WebM […]

All about TS video stream file format

What is TS File Format? TS is a video stream file format, originally developed for storing video on DVDs. TS stands for Transport Stream. Characteristics and Uses Transport streams are designed for terrestrial or satellite broadcasting. They may hold multiple […]

How to recover deleted TOD files in a few steps

What is TOD File Format? The TOD file format is used in tapeless video camcorders. Its main supporters are JVC, Panasonic and Canon. Although there is no official definition for the meaning of TOD, some refer to it as Transport […]

The most common questions about SWF video file format

What is SWF File Format? SWF is a video file format created by Adobe Systems for its Flash app. It can contain text, vector and raster graphs, and content written in ActionScript. Characteristics and Uses SWF (pronounced “swif”) was originally […]

Things you need to know about RMVB file format

What is RMVB File Format? RMVB or RealMedia Variable Bitrate is a file format developed by RealNetworks. It is a video file compressed by using a variable bit rate, which is optimized for the content of the video. The RMVB […]

The RealMedia (RM) file format and where to use it

What is RM File Format? The RealMedia (RM) file format is a multimedia container, which was developed by RealNetworks, an American company based in Seattle, Washington. An RM file has .rm as an extension. Characteristics and Uses The RM file […]

Interesting facts about the R3D file format

What is R3D File Format? The R3D file format is a raw file type introduced by the Red Digital Camera Company, an American firm with headquarters in Irvine, California. Raw image files contain minimally processed data. Therefore, in order to […]

All about OGM files and where they are used

What is OGM File Format? The OGM (OGG Media) file format was developed as an independent extension of the OGG file format created by the Foundation. It was designed as a container for OGG Vorbis soundtracks, video and subtitles […]

Where to use MXF file format and how to recover MXF files

What is MXF File Format? MXF is an abbreviation for Material eXchange Format. An MXF file is a container of digital video and audio. The standard is defined by the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE). Characteristics and […]

MPG file format and its types

What is MPG File Format? A MPG file format is a file that uses a format standardized by the Moving Pictures Experts Group (MPEG). Designed to facilitate content exchange, MPG files are binary, compact, hierarchically organized, and backward and forward […]

What you need to know about using MP4 file format

What is MP4 File Format? The MP4 file format is a digital multimedia container that can be used to store video, audio, subtitles, still images and other data, such as 3D graphs, menus and user interactivity. Usually, when used to […]

All about the most popular file format – MOV

What is MOV File Format? A MOV or Quicktime Movie file is a file format developed by Apple Inc, and used in its Quicktime app. It is a multimedia container, which can also work as a MPEG-4 video container. Compression […]

What to do if you have deleted MLV files

What is MLV File Format? Magic Lantern is a software add-on for Canon DSLR cameras that offers increased functionality for DSLR pro and power users. It is free and open source, and it runs together with Canon’s firmware. Characteristics and […]

How to open or recover MKV file format

What is MKV File Format? A MKV file format is a container of video, audio and subtitles. It is based on Matroska, which is an extensible open source, open standard multimedia container developed by the Matroska Organization. Characteristics and Uses […]

The main advantages of M4V file format

What is M4V File Format? The M4V is a file container format developed by Apple Inc. It can contain audio and video in the H.264, AAC and Dolby Digital codecs. The container is protected by Apple’s FairPlay (Digital Rights Management […]

Some facts about M4P file format

What is M4P File Format? M4P stands for MPEG 4 Protected (audio), and it is a protected audio file, encoded with advanced audio codec (AAC). It is sometimes called an iTunes Music Store audio file. Characteristics and Uses The M4P […]

Where and how to use M2TS file format

What is M2TS File Format? Blu-ray Disk Audio-Video (BDAV) MPEG-2 Transport Stream, commonly known as M2TS (MPEG-2 Transport Stream) is an audio and video container developed by the Blu-ray Disk Association. Characteristics and Uses This association is a group of […]

High-definition video recording with M2T file format

What Is M2T File Format? The M2T file format is a high-definition video recording format. It is usually referred to as HDV, and it is used by many HD camcorders. This file format uses MPEG-2 compression and supports resolutions of […]

What you should know about FCPEVENT file format

What Is FCPEVENT File Format? Final Cut Pro X is a video editing app, initially developed by Apple and released in 2011. It is part of the Pro Apps family of programs. The app is available for OS X based […]

All the most important about FLV file format

What Is FLV File Format? A FLV file is a binary file format that delivers a “bitmapped” video. The complete name of this file format is Macromedia Flash Video File Format, shortened as FLV. Characteristics and Uses A FLV file […]

FLA file format and where to use it

What is FLA File Format? The full name of this file format is Macromedia Flash FLA Project File Format, which is shortened as FLA. This file type has been widely adopted by Adobe software users. This file format was created for […]

What you need to know about FCP file format

What Is FCP File Format? FCP files are used by Final Cut Pro, the video-editing software initially developed by Macromedia Inc. and later by Apple Inc. The latest version is Final Cut Pro X 10.3, which runs on OS X […]

Where to use and how to recover DXR files

What Is DXR File Format? DXR files are associated with Adobe Shockwave software. This app gives the user access to 3D games, interactive product demonstrations, and online learning systems. Shockwave Player displays Web content that has been created with Adobe […]

The most common questions about DV files recovery

What Is DV File Format?   Characteristics and Uses A Digital Video (DV) file is a file created by a digital camera, and saved using a standard raw format. A DV file is formed of Digital Interface Blocks (DIF), each […]

Tips to help you to recover deleted DIR files

What Is DIR File Format? The DIR file format is used in Shockwave movies or interactive web apps created with Adobe Director. This file format was originally created by Macromedia as a project file for its Macromedia Director software. Adobe […]

The most popular video format – AVI

What Is AVI File Format? AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave. It is a video container format developed by Microsoft, and based on the Resource Interchange File Format (RIFF). AVI is part of Microsoft’s Video for Windows software. As a […]

All about 3G2 & 3GP file formats and the difference between them

What is 3G2 & 3GP File Formats? 3G2 File Format: Characteristics and Uses A 3G2 file format is a multimedia file type created by the Third Generation Partnership Project 2 (3GPP2). It uses the file extension .3g2. It was designed for […]

How to recover Nikon NEF photo files on Windows and Mac

What Is a NEF File? NEF is an abbreviation for Nikon Electronic Format, which is a RAW file format exclusive to Nikon cameras. What are RAW file formats, you ask? RAW file formats are special formats used primarily by manufacturers […]

Learn how to recover deleted or lost TIFF file with Disk Drill

What Is a TIFF File? Often mocked as “Thousands of Incompatible File Formats,” TIFF actually stands for “Tagged Image File Format.” The history of this very interesting and highly used file format dates back to the fall of 1986, when […]

What is a PNG file used for & how to recover lost PNG pictures

What Is a PNG File? PNG files are image files that can be easily recognized by their file extensions: PNG or png. The extension refers to the raster graphics file format using which the images are stored. The format was […]

How to recover formatted BMP file from Windows and Mac OS X

What Is BMP File? BMP, often pronounced as “bump”, is a raster graphics image file format characterized by its universal support on all major operating systems dating back a long time ago, and by its larger file sizes that make […]

What Is JPG file format and How to recover JPEG file?

What is JPG? A Helpful Guide to Recover Deleted JPG File JPG (pronounced Jay Peg) is a file extension for one of the most popular image formats. According to data from W3Cook, a provider of accurate statistics on key web […]