CEF file format description
Many people share .cef files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cef file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cef files.
5 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.cef - CenturionMail Encrypted Email
The CEF other files are related to CenturionMail. CEF file is a CenturionMail Encrypted Email. CenturionMail is a Windows based utility to send encrypted information by email. The CenturionMail seems to be no longer supported.
- Other files
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- CenturionMail Encrypted Email related extensions:
.cef - QPEACE Cluster Exchange Format Data
The CEF data files are related to QPEACE. CEF file is a QPEACE Cluster Exchange Format Data. QPEACE is a software suite for manipulating and displaying Cluster PEACE (electron) data. Cluster Exchange format is a flat comma-delimited data file with an attached header.
.cef - SanDisk CruzerLock Encrypted Data
The CEF data files are related to SanDisk CruzerLock. CEF file is a SanDisk CruzerLock Encrypted Data. Sandisk CruzerLock is a security application designed to protect your personal data files.
- SanDisk CruzerLock
- Data files
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- SanDisk CruzerLock Encrypted Data related extensions:
.cef - Adobe Illustrator Compact Embedded Font
The CEF font files are related to Adobe Illustrator. CEF file is an Adobe Illustrator Compact Embedded Font. Adobe Illustrator is a vector graphics editor developed and marketed by Adobe Systems.
- Adobe Illustrator
- Font files
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- Adobe Illustrator Compact Embedded Font related extensions:
.cxf - SciFinder Chemical eXchange Format Data
The CXF data files are related to SciFinder. CXF file is a SciFinder Chemical eXchange Format Data. SciFinder is a research discovery tool that allows you to explore the CAS (Chemical Abstracts Service) databases.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .cef file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cef files. Be especially cautious with .cef files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .cef 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 .cef file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
cdf, ce, ceb, cec, ced, cee, ceg, cer, cet, cev, cf, cfe, cff, crf, csf
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- MASM Cross-Reference Data
- Ultraviolet Common File Format
- Windows CE Catalog Item
- ECMG Content Definition File
- CHARTrunner Chart Document
- Docuware Content Folder File
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