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Details of extension .dfont

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .dfont file?
  • Which program can create the .dfont file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .dfont format?
  • What can convert .dfont files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .dfont extension?
Mac OS X Data Fork Font .dfont file icon

Mac OS X Data Fork Font

DFONT file is a Mac OS X Data Fork Font. One of the innovations offered by Mac OS X is that font suitcases can be completely stored in a file's data fork. All of the resource fork's data is stored in the data fork, which allows more efficient access to font data as well as the ability to copy font suitcases to and from file systems that do not recognize resource forks.
Category: Font files
Application: Mac OS X
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
TrueType Font
Mac OS X Font Suitcase
OpenType Font
Macintosh New Font
Macintosh Font File
QuickDraw GX Spline Font
Obfuscated OpenType Font

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Macintosh Font File
Valve Source Font Data

The .dfont filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

vfont (1), font (1)

Can't open a .dfont file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.dfont

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