Files with mft extension are mainly related to metadata from NTFS file system used by various versions of Microsoft Windows operating system.

There are 5 other file types using
the MFT file extension!

empty icon.mft - Mediaface project template file

empty icon.mft - Kaspersky Anti-Virus file table

empty icon.mft - Multitude FireTalk Web Launcher plugin file

empty icon.mft - Origin game update package manifest

empty icon.mft - MetaFont Source Formatter

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MFT file extension - Microsoft Windows NTFS master file table

What is mft file? How to open mft files?

File type specification:

System file type icon System file type

The mft file extension is associated with NTFS file system (New Technology File System) that is used by Microsoft Windows operating systems from NT family.

The mft (Master File Table) is used by Windows NTFS file to store information (metadata) about data on the hard drive.

Information from Master File Table are including file name, creation date, access permissions (by the use of access control lists), and size of every file, directory and metafile on the storage.

Note: The first sixteen records in the MFT are always reserved for the volume's metadata files.

The default software associated to open mft file:

Microsoft Windows icon

Microsoft Corporation logoMicrosoft Windows  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Microsoft Corporation

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.

Help how to open:

The mft are used for internal purposes of Windows NTFS.

How to convert:

There si no way how to convert MFT to other file formats.

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

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with mft file - Microsoft Windows NTFS master file table

Click on the software link for more information about Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Windows uses mft 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.).

Microsoft Windows:

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