CF4 file format description

Many people share .cf4 files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cf4 file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cf4 files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cf4 - Catfish File Manager Support Data

The CF4 data files are related to Catfish. The CF4 file is a Catfish File Manager Support Data. CatFish is a disk catalog browser. It allows you to save snapshots of the directory/file structure of your disks and to search through them at any time.

Data files
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Catfish File Manager Support Data related extensions:
SwordSearcher Book Database
Spatial Workshop Geospatial Style Library
Sharp MZ-series Emulator Program
Intuit Quicken 6 for Windows Data
Emperor Media Player Key-Set Data
Case CATalyst Phonetic Data

Naturally, other applications may also use the .cf4 file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cf4 files. Be especially cautious with .cf4 files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .cf4 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 .cf4 file extension is often given incorrectly!

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

c4, c4f, cb4, cc4, cd4, cf, cfe, cfr, cft, cg4, cr4, ct4, cv4, df4, f4

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

CALS Group 4 Bitmap
Edmics Image
Clonk 4 Script
ChiWriter Low-res Screen Font
Microsoft SQL Server Data Replication Conflict Tables
CryptoForge Encrypted

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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