MLF file format description

Many people often share .mlf files without providing instructions on how to use them. This can make it difficult for users to determine which program is compatible for editing, converting, or printing .mlf files. To address this issue, we have created this page to offer assistance and guidance on handling .mlf files. We provide information on compatible software, editing instructions and conversion options to help users effectively interact with .mlf files.

Our aim is to simplify the process and promote seamless use of the .mlf file format.

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.mlf - Package Download Profile

The MLF data files are related to Motorola Offline System Updater. The MLF file is a Package Download Profile. MLF is the file that contains the setup information for the smartphone ROM.

Application:Motorola Offline System Updater
Category:Data files
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Package Download Profile related extensions:

  • usb WOW! Diagnostic USB Data
  • ldd Laser Dispatch Data File
  • awbr WriteOnline WordBar Data
  • tbc Toon Boom Studio Catalog Data
  • shm Corel WordPerfect Shell Macro Library
  • lxw Lexacom Talk and Type Dictation Data

.mlf - Autodesk Mapguide Layer Data

The MLF gis files are related to Autodesk MapGuide. The MLF file is an Autodesk Mapguide Layer Data. Autodesk MapGuide is a geographic information system (GIS).

Application:Autodesk MapGuide
Category:GIS files
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Autodesk Mapguide Layer Data related extensions:

  • poix Point Of Interest eXchange File
  • sa5 DeLorme Street Atlas 5 Map Data
  • rasmap HEC-RAS Mapper Data
  • gnd ArcGIS ArcPad Geography Network Definition
  • cadrg Compressed ARC Digitized Raster Graphics
  • krt klickTel Routenplanner Route Data

Be careful.

It is important to understand that the .mlf file extension is not limited to a particular set of applications. Other programs besides the intended ones can also use the .mlf extension to create files. This includes potentially harmful programs or malware that may generate .mlf files for various purposes. Be especially cautious with .mlf files coming from untrusted or unknown sources.

Can't open a .mlf 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 an extension, you receive the following message:

Select an app to open this .mlf file

To set the .mlf file association in Windows 11, you can follow these steps

  1. Open the Settings app by clicking on the Start menu and selecting the gear icon.
  2. In the Settings app, click on System and then select Apps from the left-hand side menu.
  3. Scroll down and click on the Default apps option.
  4. Under the Default apps section, you will find various categories such as Email, Web browser, and Music player.
  5. Locate the category that matches the file type you want to associate, such as Photos for image files or Video player for video files.
  6. Click on the current default app listed under the category. A list of available apps will appear.
  7. Choose the app you want to set as the default for that file type. If the desired app is not listed, click on More apps to see additional options or click on Look for an app in the Microsoft Store to search for apps in the Store.
  8. After selecting the app, it will become the default choice for opening files of that type.

It's worth mentioning that you don't always need to set .mlf file association. Many applications can open .mlf files without requiring any specific file association to be set.

The .mlf file extension is often given incorrectly

Based on searches conducted on our site in the past year, we have compiled a list of the most common misspellings. These frequent misspellings can cause confusion and hinder search accuracy. Our goal in providing this list is to help users find the right information more easily and enhance their overall search experience on our website.

These misspellings were the most common in the past year:

hlf, jlf, klf, lf, llf, lmf, mf, mfl, mif, mkf, ml, mlb, mlc, mld, mle

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

There is a possibility that the .mlf filename extension is misspelled. To assist users in identifying potential errors, we provide a list of similar file extensions in our database.

Filename extensions similar to .mlf:

Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8/10, Windows 11, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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