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Details of extension .gcf

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Steam Game Cache File

GCF file is a Steam Game Cache File. Steam is a digital distribution, digital rights management, multiplayer and communications platform developed by Valve Corporation. GCF's are the name of the single files in which Steam games are stored and official content is downloaded.
Category: Archive files
Application: Steam
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Steam Game Backup Data
Steam Game Backup Metadata
Steam Game Backup Info
Valve Steam Client Registry Data
Steam Package Data
Valve Steam Compressed Game Resource
Steam Guard Data
Valve Steam Data File
Valve Steam Cache Data
.gcf
GameExchange2 Camera Data .gcf file icon

GameExchange2 Camera Data

GLF file is a GameExchange2 Camera Data. GameExchange2 is a verbose file format that can potentially convey any sort of 3D scene data and related information.
Category: Data files
Application: GameExchange-2
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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GameExchange2 RAW Object
GameExchange2 Scene List
GameExchange2 Animation
GameExchange2 Material Data
GameExchange2 Skeleton Data
GameExchange2 Light Data
.gcf
WinXComp Grouped Compressed Data .gcf file icon

WinXComp Grouped Compressed Data

GCF file is a WinXComp Grouped Compressed Data. WinXComp is a compression tool developed by OptionSoft.
Detailed description not available
Category: Archive files
Application: WinXComp
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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.gcf
Greeting Card Creator Project .gcf file icon

Greeting Card Creator Project

GCF file is a Greeting Card Creator Project. Greeting Card Creator is an easy-to-use greeting card creator software developed by ArcSoft.
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Category: Project files
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Binary Counterpart Data
Configuration File
ProWorx NXT Codegen Batch
Final Draft File Converter
GraphClick File
Google Chrome Backup Archive
Gene Construction Kit Data
General CADD Drawing
GCG DNA Sequence

The .gcf filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

gcb (1), ncf (1), fcf (1), gxf (1), cf (1), gsf (1), gfc (1), gdf (1), gct (1), gcg (1), vcf (1), gcc (1), rcf (1), gc (1), hcf (1)

Can't open a .gcf file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.gcf

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