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CFI file format description

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

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.cfi - Xilinx iMPACT Configuration

CFI file is a Xilinx iMPACT Configuration data. The Configuration Format File (CFI) generated by iMPACT (PROMGen) stores the information needed to program the revision-capable PROMs correctly. The CFI file describes the data structure for the design revisions which are stored in the MCS file, as well as storing any additional options used.

.cfi file format description:
CFI format
Xilinx iMPACT
Configuration files
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Xilinx iMPACT Configuration related links:
Xilinx iMPACT Configuration related extensions:
Motorola EXORmacs Data
Xilinx iMPACT Firmware Upgrade
Intel MCS-86 Hexadecimal Object
Tektronix HEX Data
Xilinx Serial Vector Format

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

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

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

ffi, cbi, dfi, cti, cif, cgi, cfo, cfk, vfi, cei, fi, cci, fci, cvi, cri

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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