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Details of extension .can

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .can file?
  • Which program can create the .can file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .can format?
  • What can convert .can files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .can extension?
Canon Navigator Fax .can file icon

Canon Navigator Fax

The CAN file is a Canon Navigator Fax image.
Detailed description not available
Category: Graphic files
Application: Canon MP Navigator
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Art Image
AT&T Group 4 Bitmap Image
Windows Bitmap Image
CALS Compressed Bitmap
CorelDraw Drawing

Other types of files may also use the .can file extension. If you have helpful information about .can extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

AceNet Configuration
ETCBC Analysis Data
Core Animation Markup Language Data
Microsoft Cabinet File
Microsoft ClipArt Gallery Database

The .can filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ca (1), xan (1), acn (1), san (1), dan (1), cxn (1), cna (1), cam (1), cah (1), cab (1), an (1), van (1), fan (1), czn (1), cwn (1)

Can't open a .can file?

If you want to open a .can file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .can association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.can

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android