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SFT file format description

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

2 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.sft - Microsoft App-V Application

The SFT data files are related to Microsoft App-V. SFT file is a Microsoft App-V Application. Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) is an application virtualization and application streaming solution from Microsoft.

Microsoft App-V
Data files
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Microsoft App-V Application related extensions:
Microsoft Software Publisher Private Key
Microsoft Photosynth Deep Zoom Collection
Microsoft SSAS AXIS Data
SSIS Cache Data
Microsoft Help 2 Filter Cache
Microsoft Windows Snipping Tool Snip Data

.sft - ChiWriter Screen Font

The SFT font files are related to ChiWriter. SFT file is a ChiWriter Screen Font. ChiWriter was a commercial scientific text editor for MS-DOS, created by Cay Horstmann in 1986.

Font files
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ChiWriter Screen Font related extensions:
ChiWriter Low-res Screen Font
ChiWriter Document
ChiWriter Hi-res Screen Font
ChiWriter Laser Printer Font
ChiWriter 9P Matrix Printer Font
ChiWriter 24P Matrix Printer Font

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

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

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

cft, eft, fst, ft, qft, sbt, sct, sdt, set, sf, sff, sfg, sfh, sfr, sgt

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

ChiWriter Hi-res Screen Font
Alpha Five Set Data Dictionary
Torchlight Saved Game
SmartDraw Template
GAUSS Engine String Data
ChiWriter 24P Matrix Printer Font

Operating systems currently supports the following operating systems:

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

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