CFS file format description
Many people share .cfs files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .cfs file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .cfs files.
2 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.cfs - Compact File Set
The CFS archive files are related to PT ISO Tool. CFS file is a Compact File Set archive. Compact File Set (CFS) is an open archive file format and software distribution container file format. Basic CFS files are compatible with ISO files, and can be read by many existing applications and systems.
- PT ISO Tool
- Archive files
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- Compact File Set related extensions:
.cfs - Lucene Single Compound File
The CFS data files are related to Apache Lucene. CFS file is a Lucene Single Compound File. Apache Lucene is a free/open source information retrieval software library, originally created in Java by Doug Cutting.
- Apache Lucene
- Data files
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- Lucene Single Compound File related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .cfs file extension. Even harmful programs can create .cfs files. Be especially cautious with .cfs files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .cfs 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 .cfs file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
ffs, cgs, cfx, fcs, cbs, cvs, csf, crs, cfz, cfw, xfs, cfc, sfs, cf, ccs
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
- Samsung S5230 Firmware Factory FS File
- Lucene 2 Compound File
- Picasa Collage Data
- CFX Case File
- Far Cry Game Archive
- FME Feature Store
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