File Extension Database

Open EMF File

To open EMF file you need to find an application which works with that kind of file. EMF file extension is used by operating systems to recognize files with content of type EMF. Here is some information which will get you started.

How to Open EMF file

  • To see if you have an application which supports EMF file format you need to double click on the file.
  • This will either open it with matching application or Windows operating system will suggest you to look for an application for file extension EMF either on web or on local computer.
  • If there is no application on your computer which can open EMF files you need to search on the internet which application can open EMF files.

What is EMF File?

File extensions help computers locate correct application for specific files. Operating systems will not look into the content of the files to be opened, but instead, it will immediately locate the file extension of the file and locate for associated application that can open EMF files. This helps the computer to organize its functions and work much faster. Most operating systems (Windows) require the use of file extensions, but others do not (Unix).

These file extensions are also beneficial for us. By simply looking at the filename, we can determine what type of information is stored to that and what applications can open these files. Have you noticed that when your computer acquires an unknown file, it will ask your permission to look for associated program to open it or look for these programs over the Internet? Yes! These file extensions make the work of the computer easy. Once there is no application associated with the file, then the computer will immediately ask the users assistance to help look for the source files.

EMF File Applications

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For more information on how to open EMF files read other articles on this website.

Typical EMF application file locations:

  • "g:\Program Files (x86)\Corel\CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5\Programs\CORELDRW.EXE" -DDE
  • %systemroot%\system32\mspaint.exe "%1"

Frequently used application names to open EMF files:

  • Corel

Frequently associated Windows objects:

  • CorelDraw.Graphic.15
  • emffile

Open EMF File on Windows

Open EMF File on Mac OS

Open EMF File on Android

If you downloaded a EMF file on Android device you can open it by following steps below:

Open EMF File on iPhone or iPad

To open EMF File on iOS device follow steps below:

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