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Details of extension .edf2

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .edf2 file?
  • Which program can create the .edf2 file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .edf2 format?
  • What can convert .edf2 files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .edf2 extension?
EEGLAB Data Set .edf2 file icon


EDF2 file is an EEGLAB Data Set. EEGLAB is a MATLAB toolbox distributed under the free GNU GPL license for processing data from electroencephalography (EEG), magnetoencephalography (MEG), and other electrophysiological signals.
Detailed description not available
Category: Data files
Application: EEGLAB
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
EEGLAB Channel Data
EEGLAB Location Data
EETrack Location Data

Other types of files may also use the .edf2 file extension. If you have helpful information about .edf2 extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Defractor 2 Instrument
ESRF Data Format
Efficient Diary v5 Document
Internet Download Manager Exported Data

The .edf2 filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ed2 (1), ef2 (1), edf (1), df2 (1), edfw (1)

Can't open a .edf2 file?

If you want to open a .edf2 file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .edf2 association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.edf2

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