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Details of extension .xfa

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

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

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

XML Forms Architecture Document .xfa file icon

XML Forms Architecture Document

XFA file is a XML Forms Architecture. XFA stands for XML Forms Architecture, a family of XML specifications that was suggested and developed by JetForm to enhance the processing of web forms.
Category: Document files
Program name: -
Mime-type: text/plain
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Microsoft Access Form
Extensible Markup Language File
Adobe Acrobat Form Data Format Document
Microsoft InfoPath Form Definition

Other types of files may also use the .xfa file extension. If you have helpful information about .xfa 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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IMVU Animation
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Sencha Architect Project Archive
Sonic Foundry Audio File
Astrotite 200X Archive
XenServer Virtual Appliance
SecuROM Manual Activation Request.
OAZ Fax Image

The .xfa filename extension is often given incorrectly!

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

xaf (8), cfa (6), xda (4), sfa (3), afa (2), xva (2), dfa (2), xga (1), xba (1), xa (1), fxa (1), xfz (1), xca (1)

Can't open a .xfa file?

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

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.xfa

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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