ELF file format description
Many people share .elf files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .elf file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .elf files.
2 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.elf - Gamecube Executable ELF
The ELF data files are related to Dolphin. WLF file is a Gamecube Executable. The Nintendo GameCube is Nintendo's fourth home video game console.
.elf - Executable and Linkable Format File
The ELF development files are related to WinAVR. ELF file is an Executable and Linkable Format File. Executable and Linkable Format (ELF) is a common standard file format for executables, object code, shared libraries, and core dumps.
- Development files
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- Executable and Linkable Format File related extensions:
Naturally, other applications may also use the .elf file extension. Even harmful programs can create .elf files. Be especially cautious with .elf files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .elf 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 .elf file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
dlf, ef, efl, eif, el, elb, elc, eld, ele, elg, elr, elt, elv, emf, eof
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
Similar file extensions in our database:
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- EES Dynamically Linked Function
- Envex Import Format File
- SketchUp License FIle
- ENABLE Activity Log
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