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Details of extension .cnf

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Origin Configuration File

The CNF file is an Origin Configuration File. Origin is a software application with tools for data analysis, publication-quality graphing, and programming.
Category: Configuration files
Application: Origin
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
-
Related extensions:
Origin Project
Origin Custom Menu Configuration
Origin v8 Package File
Origin Pack File
Origin Worksheet Template
Origin Graph Template
Origin Theme Data
Origin Worksheet Data
Origin Graphs Data
.cnf
Lotus 1-2-3 Configuration Data .cnf file icon

Lotus 1-2-3 Configuration Data

The CNF file is a Lotus 1-2-3 Configuration Data. Lotus 1-2-3 is a spreadsheet program designed for IBM-compatible personal computers by Lotus Corporation in 1982.
Detailed description not available
Category: Configuration files
Application: Lotus 1-2-3
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
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Related extensions:
Comma-Delimited ASCII Text
Comma-Separated Values
ClarisWorks Document
Data Interchange Format
Microsoft Word Document
Lotus Word Pro Document
Microsoft Word for Macintosh Document
Data Interchange Format
Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
.cnf
IR Prognosis Static Configuration .cnf file icon

IR Prognosis Static Configuration

The CNF file is an IR Prognosis Static Configuration. IR Prognosis is a comprehensive way for organisations to simplify their IT network with an end-to-end service management solution.
Detailed description not available
Category: Configuration files
Application: IR Prognosis
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
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Related extensions:
IR Prognosis Atlas Document
IR Prognosis Threshold Data
IR Prognosis Client Display Document
IR Prognosis WebUI Dashboard
IR Prognosis Database Collection Document
IR Prognosis Database Summary Document
IR Prognosis Analyst Document
.cnf
MySQL Server Configuration .cnf file icon

MySQL Server Configuration

The CNF file is a MySQL Server Configuration. MySQL is a freely available open source Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) that uses Structured Query Language (SQL).
Detailed description not available
Category: Configuration files
Application: MySQL
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
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Related extensions:
MySQL InnoDB Database Table Compressed Backup
MySQL Server Script
MySQL Server Database Format Data
MySQL SQL Constraints Script
MySQL Server Database Options Data
.cnf
KiSS Configuration Data .cnf file icon

KiSS Configuration Data

The CNF file is a KiSS Configuration Data. Kisekae Set System (KiSS) is a blending of art with computers originally designed to allow creation of virtual paper dolls.
Detailed description not available
Category: Game Data files
Application: KiSS Viewer
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
-
Links:
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Related extensions:
KISS CM3D Model
.cfg
General Configuration .cfg file icon

General Configuration

The CNF file is a General Configuration.
Detailed description not available
Category: Configuration files
Application: -
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Aliases:
cf, cnf, con, conf, config, pref, prefs, settings
Links:
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Related extensions:
Novell GroupWise Initialization File
Initialization File
Microsoft Windows Internet Settings File
Internet Sign-up Settings
Windows System Configuration
QuickTime Preferences File
Remote Desktop Connection Settings
ISP Configuration File
Runtime Configuration File

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

ChessBase Old Game Database
Sendmail M4 Configuration File
Calamus Font Data
ProWorx NXT Codegen Batch
PCAnywhere Remote Control Data
Creative Labs Music File
RMCProfile Nitrogen Carbon Neighbours Data
Pegasus Mail Noticeboard Message
QuickCAM Pro CNC Machine Tool Path

The .cnf filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

cn (1), xnf (1), chf (1), snf (1), cfn (1), ncf (1), cbf (1), dnf (1), cnt (1), cng (1), cnd (1), cnb (1), cmf (1), vnf (1), cgf (1)

Can't open a .cnf file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.cnf

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 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android