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Details of extension .nfs

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

Network File System Temporary

NFS file is a Network File System Temporary. Network File System (NFS) is a distributed file system protocol originally developed by Sun Microsystems.
Category: Other files
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Mime-type: application/octet-stream
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Other types of files may also use the .nfs file extension. If you have helpful information about .nfs extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .nfs filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

gfs (42), fs (21), nrs (14), nbs (12), nvs (11), bfs (10), jfs (10), fns (10), nsf (9), nfx (9), ngs (8), nes (7), hfs (6), mfs (5), nts (4)

Can't open a .nfs file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.nfs

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, Windows 7, Windows 8, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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