Filename Extensions
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Details of extension .pfile

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .pfile file?
  • Which program can create the .pfile file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .pfile format?
  • What can convert .pfile files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .pfile extension?
Microsoft Rights Management Protected Data .pfile file icon

Microsoft Rights Management Protected Data

The PFILE file is a Microsoft Rights Management Protected Data. When the Rights Management (RMS) sharing application is installed on your computer, you view a protected file by simply double-clicking it.
Category: Other files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Microsoft Rights Management Protected JPEG Data
Microsoft Rights Management Protected Text Data

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Spotify Cache Data
CHUM Test Results Data

The .pfile filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

file (1), pile (1)

Can't open a .pfile file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.pfile

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 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android