A nef file suffix is also used by Nero BackItUp software for Windows for its encrypted data files.

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

nef icon.nef - Nikon Digital SLR camera RAW image [common]

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Software that works with nef file extension

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NEF file - Nero BackItUp encrypted data

What is nef file? How to open nef files?

File type specification:

Encoded and encrypted file type icon Encoded and encrypted file type

The nef file extension is also used by Nero BackItUp, a program for Microsoft Windows operating system, which enables users to backup their sensitive data.

The nef file stores encrypted data by Nero BackItUp.

The default software associated to nef file type:

Nero BackItUp icon

Nero AG logoNero BackItUp  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Nero AG

Nero BackItUp is backup utility that was a part of Nero Suite. However now is distributed as standalone backup application for Microsoft Windows. NeroBackItUp is able to backup selected important files and  operating system, as well as all hard drive. You can stored backup data on any other hard disk, burn them on CD, DVD, Blu-ray, HD DVD media, or saved on USB flash drives.

Help how to open:

Use Nero BackItUp to open nef files.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .nef 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 software applications associated to the .nef 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 nef file, edit nef file, convert nef file, view nef file, play nef 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 ableto perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting nef files.

  • Open nef file
  • Create nef file
  • Extract nef file

Software that open nef file - Nero BackItUp encrypted data

Programs supporting the exension nef on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about Nero BackItUp for open nef file action.

Microsoft Windows:

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