Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .mf

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Java Manifest File

MF file is an Java Manifest file ( The manifest is a special file that can contain information about the files packaged in a JAR file.
Category: Development files
Program name: java.exe
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
manifest, mft, mnft
Related extensions:
Java Archive
Java Source Code
JRun Server Application
Java Enterprise Archive
Java Serialized Object
Digital Signature
Java Web Archive
Velocity Macro File
JBuilder Project
Metafont Font .mf file icon

Metafont Font

MF file is a Metafont Font. Metafont is a programming language used to define vector fonts.
Category: Font files
Application: TeX Live
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/x-tex-mf
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Adobe Font Metrics
MS-DOS Code Page Information
Fontographer Font Project
Windows Bitmap Font
Postscript Type1 ASCII Font
Postscript Type1 Font Binary
TrueType Font
Font Definition Block
TeX Font Metric

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

MarkDown Document
Adobe FrameMaker Document
Miva Script Source Code
Sega Genesis ROM MD
MapBasic Source Code
RayShade HeightField Format
The Bro NetFlow Data
Mayura Draw Document
Sendmail M4 Configuration Source

The .mf filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

fm (1), mv (1), mg (1), mc (1), lf (1), hf (1), nf (1), mt (1), md (1), mb (1), kf (1)

Can't open a .mf file?

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

Windows can't open this file:


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

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