An aof file extension is related to the Acorn Archimedes series of RISC computers developed by Acorn (later ARM). An aof fie stores object.

There is one other file type using
the AOF file extension!

empty icon.aof - Artlantis object

Detailed description

Software that open aof file

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AOF file extension - Acorn object

What is aof file? How to open aof files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The aof file extension is related Acorn, a ranged of computers based on RICS OS and sold in early 90s.

Acorn is now ARM (Acorn RISC Machine) developer of ARM architecture that is popular in mobile devices, like smart mobile phones, tablets and handheld consoles.

The aof file was used for data storage in Acorn computers.

This aof file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open aof file:

RISC OS 6 icon

RISC OS 6  Other operating systems or devices software

Company or developer:

RISC OS 6 is the latest, most up to date, version of RISCOS to be released by RISCOS Ltd. It is based on a completely 26 bit / 32 bit neutral source.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .aof 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.

Related links:

ARM Object Format full overview.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .aof file extension

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with aof file - Acorn object

Click on the software link for more information about RISC OS 6. RISC OS 6 uses aof file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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