EFS file extension - Microsoft Windows Encrypting File System
What is efs file? How to open efs files?
File type specification:
The EFS is abbreviation of Encrypted File System included in Microsoft Windows operating system from Windows 2000 as a part of NTFS (New Technology File System) that provides file system level encryption of data.
By default the EFS is disabled in Windows, but encryption can be enabled by users on a per-file, per-directory, or per-drive basis.
The default software associated to efs file type:
Company or developer:
Microsoft Windows is a family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp.. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS. MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Windows 10.
List of software applications associated to the .efs 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 efs file, edit efs file, convert efs file, view efs file, play efs file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org'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 efs files.
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Software which is able to fix, repair or recover efs file - Microsoft Windows Encrypting File System
Click on the link to get more information about Advanced EFS Data Recovery for recover efs file action.