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EMF file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.emf - EES Macro Data

EMF file is an EES Macro Data. EES is a general equation-solving program that can numerically solve thousands of coupled non-linear algebraic and differential equations.

.emf file format description:
EMF format
Data files
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EES Macro Data related links:
EES Macro Data related extensions:
EES Default Information
EES Dynamically Linked Function
EES Plot Template
EES File Names List
EES Lookup Table
EES Textbook

.wmf - Windows Metafile

Windows Metafile (WMF) is a graphics file format on Microsoft Windows systems, originally designed in the early 1990s and not commonly used after the rise of the Internet and the widely used graphics formats such as GIF and JPEG. It is a vector graphics format which also allows the inclusion of raster graphics.

.wmf file format description:
WMF format
Graphic files
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Windows Metafile related links:
Windows Metafile related extensions:
G3 FAX Image
Encapsulated PostScript Image
Autodesk AutoSketch Thumbnail
Multipage PCX Image
Desktop Color Separation Image
Dr. Halo Bitmap Image

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

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

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

mef, 3mf, enf, emt, emg, emc, em, ejf, smf, efm, mf, dmf, fmf, emv, emr

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

GeoVisu Downloaded Emtac Trine Data
3D Manufacturing Format Document
Windows Metafile
Striata Encrypted E-mail Attachment
Metafont Font
Zebra EPL2 Label

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