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Informations about the GIG filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .gig filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .gig file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

2 filename extension(s) are in our database

.gig - Tascam Gigastudio Instrument

The GIG file is a Audio file, which is connected to the Tascam Gigastudio Instrument according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the Tascam Gigastudio Instrument (.gig) files can be opened or converted with the help of Tascam Gigastudio.

Format description:
GIG format
Tascam Gigastudio
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
Related extensions:
iKlax Creator Audio
Creative Labs Sound Blaster Sound
Digital Speech Standard Voice
Voyetra Digital Orchestrator Pro Voice
UltraTracker Wave File
GlueMon Music Module

.gig - C64 GigaPaint Image

The GIG file is a Graphic file, which is connected to the C64 GigaPaint Image according to our registry. With the adequate settings, the C64 GigaPaint Image (.gig) files can be opened or converted with the help of XnView.

Format description:
GIG format description not yet available
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
Related extensions:
ZX Spectrum Hobetta Image
Pocket PC Bitmap Image
Amapi Image
Sony Mavica Picture
GoDot Image
TI-73 Bitmap

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .gig file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .gig extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .gig files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .gig file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .gig file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .gig file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .gig file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Incorrectly given .gig extension

The .gig filename extension can be given incorrectly sometimes. The cause of the error could be a mistake or a simple typo. We found the following incorrectly given filename extensions that are the most frequent in the case of .gig files.

rig, big, igg, hig, glg, gir, gih, gib, ggi, tig, fig, nig, ig, gog, git

Maybe you’re not even looking for the .gig file extension?

It’s possible the the file’s extension was given incorrectly. Below, we list some filename extensions that are similar to the .gig extension. It’s possible that the one you’re looking for is among them.

EA Compressed Game Archive
iSpy Event Data
Gens Plus! Movie Capture
Roxio Recordnow! CD Image
Cartes Michelin Image
SuiteProfiler Color Map

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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