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Details of extension .vcard

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

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

VCard File

VCF file ia a vCard. vCard is a file format standard for personal data interchange, specifically electronic business cards.
Category: Document files
Application: Outlook Express
Program name: -
Mime-type: text/x-vcard
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Microsoft Windows Cardfile
vMessage Text
vNote Text

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

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Business Card Composer Project
Funkiball Adventure Saved Game Data
Windows Credential Manager Credential Data

The .vcard filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

bcard (1), card (1), vcrd (1)

Can't open a .vcard file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vcard

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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