Files with eaf extension can be mainly found as special annotation files based on he EUDIOC format.

There are 2 other file types using
the EAF file extension!

eaf file icon.eaf - Fragstats*Arc file

eaf file icon.eaf - MicroEmacs abbreviation file

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EAF file extension - ELAN Annotation Format

What is eaf file? How to open eaf files?

File type specification:

Source code and script file type icon Source code and script file type

The eaf file extension is used for a special XML based format called ELAN Annotation Format, also known as EUDICO Annotation Format.

ELAN is an educational programming language for learning and teaching systematic programming.

The default software associated to eaf file type:

ELAN picture or screenshot

ELAN  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Max Planck Institute

ELAN is a professional tool for Microsoft Windows that allows users to create complex annotations on video and audio resources.

Help how to open EAF files:

ELAN is the default software for EAF format. But since these files are text files, you can view or edit them using any text editor.

How to convert file with extension EAF:

As far as we know, this .eaf file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .eaf file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open eaf file, edit eaf file, convert eaf file, view eaf file, play eaf file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the eaf files.

  • Open eaf file
  • Save eaf file
  • Edit eaf file
  • Create eaf file

Software that open eaf file - ELAN Annotation Format

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open eaf file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with eaf file by default:
Other suggested software:
NotePad++ text editor small icon NotePad++ text editor
Nvu small icon Nvu
Microsoft Windows NotePad small icon Microsoft Windows NotePad
Sublime Text small icon Sublime Text
Atom small icon Atom

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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