PFT file format description
Many people share .pft files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .pft file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .pft files.
1 filename extension(s) found in our database.
.pft - ChiWriter 9P Matrix Printer Font
The PFT font files are related to ChiWriter. PFT file is a ChiWriter 9P Matrix Printer Font. ChiWriter was a commercial scientific text editor for MS-DOS, created by Cay Horstmann in 1986.
Naturally, other applications may also use the .pft file extension. Even harmful programs can create .pft files. Be especially cautious with .pft files coming from an unknown source!
Can't open a .pft 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 .pft file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
fpt, ft, lft, oft, pbt, pct, pdt, pet, pf, pff, pfg, pfh, pfr, pgt, prt
Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?
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