AFN file format description
Many people share .afn files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .afn file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .afn files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.afn - ArtCAM Font
AFN file is an ArtCAM Font. ArtCAM is an artistic CADCAM software range used by hobbyists and large multi-nationals to create high quality 2D or 3D products from artwork.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .afn file extension. Even harmful programs can create .afn files. Be especially cautious with .afn files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .afn file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following 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 one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.
To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.
- Open Control Panel > Control Panel Home > Default Programs > Set Associations.
- Select a file type in the list and click Change Program.
The .afn file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
wfn, abn, fn, avn, arn, an, afm, afb, aen, xfn, acn, qfn, fan, atn, anf
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Alpha Five Database Export
- Form Z Animation
- ANSYS Neutral File
- Adobe Font Metrics
- AceNet Configuration
- MakeMusic Finale Font Annotation File
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