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EDF file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.edf - ESRF Data Format

The EDF data files are related to ESRF FIT2D. EDF file is an ESRF Data Format file. The European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) is a joint research facility supported by 19 countries situated in Grenoble, France. Research in the ESRF focuses, in large part, on the use of X-ray radiation in fields as diverse as protein crystallography, earth science, materials science, chemistry and physics.

Data files
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ESRF Data Format related extensions:
EARS Filter Definition
DynaVox Page File
4D Database Compiled Structure
DICT Data File
Carlson Survey Centerline File
Epidata Dataform Definition

.edf - Altera EDIF Input File

The EDF data files are related to Altera Quartus II. EDF file is an Altera EDIF Input File. Altera Corporation is a Silicon Valley manufacturer of PLDs, reconfigurable complex digital circuits. An EDIF version 2 0 0 netlist file (with the extension (.edf), generated by any standard EDIF netlist writer.

Altera Quartus II
Data files
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Altera EDIF Input File related extensions:
Altera VHDL Design File
Altera Programmer Object File
Altera Tabular Text File
Altera Raw Binary File
Altera SRAM Object File
Altera Library Mapping File

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

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

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

fdf, ewf, df, esf, ef, wdf, rdf, exf, evf, erf, 3df, efd, eef, edt, edg

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Origin Fitting Function Definition File
ENVI Vector Data
Reaction Data File
Paradox Table Filter
WinDupe Disk Image
Resource Description Framework

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