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CER file format description

Many people share .cer files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cer file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cer files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cer - Broderbund PrintMaster Certificate

The CER document files are related to PrintMaster. CER file is a Broderbund PrintMaster Certificate document. PrintMaster is a software for making card, posters, banners, etc.

Document files
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Broderbund PrintMaster Certificate related extensions:
Broderbund PrintMaster Banner
Broderbund PrintMaster Business Card
Broderbund PrintMaster Calendar
Broderbund PrintMaster Card
Broderbund PrintMaster Envelope
Broderbund PrintMaster Label

Naturally, other applications may also use the .cer file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cer files. Be especially cautious with .cer files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .cer 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.

The .cer file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

ser, ecr, crr, cef, cee, xer, cdr, cwr, cr, cet, ced, ver, er, der, csr

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Java Serialized Object
CN3 Compressed Extended Ephemeris Data
CenturionMail Encrypted Email
Ecrypt Encrypted File
Cgatools CRR File
CorelDraw Drawing

Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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