Files with eaf file 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!

empty icon.eaf - ArcInfo data

empty icon.eaf - MicroEmacs abbreviation data

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Software that open eaf 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.

Updated: July 2, 2024

The default software associated to open eaf file:

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:

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:

Conversion to other formats is not possible.

List of software applications associated to the .eaf 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 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 eaf files.

Software that open eaf file - ELAN Annotation Format

Programs supporting the exension eaf on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. 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
Sublime Text small icon Sublime Text
Microsoft Windows NotePad small icon Microsoft Windows NotePad

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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