Files with font file extension are related to the Font data format used by Unix platform.

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Software that open font file

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FONT file extension - Font data

What is font file? How to open font files?

File type specification:

Font and typeface file type icon Font and typeface file type

The font file extension is commonly used for various font data files, used by various platforms, like UNIX and macOS (OS X).

Also used in few computer games, like The Secret of Monkey Island.

The default software associated to open font file:

Unix icon

The Open Group logoUnix  Linux/Unix software

Company or developer:
The Open Group

A multi-tasking operating system for various platforms, the first version of UNIX was released in 1969. It is developed by AT&T as well as various commercial vendors, universities and non-profit organizations. Traditional Original Unix systems have characteristics of Version 7 Unix or UNIX System V. Unix Specification have Mac OS X, Mac OS X Server, Solaris, AIX, HP/UX, z/OS etc. Other systems, such as Linux and BSD are called Unix-like or Unix system-like.

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 .font 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 recommended software applications associated to the .font 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 font file, edit font file, convert font file, view font file, play font file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with font file - Font data

Click on the software link(s) for more information. Suggested software applications use font file type for internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open font file actions.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:


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