A pfc file extension is related to the AOL Desktop and other AOL services. A pfc file contains AOL Personal filling cabinet.

There are 3 other file types using
the PFC file extension!

pfc icon.pfc - Corel WordPerfect perfect fit filter

empty icon.pfc - Pegasus Mail message cache file

empty icon.pfc - Presto! PageManager file

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PFC file extension - AOL Personal filling cabinet

What is pfc file? How to open pfc files?

File type specification:

Internet related file type icon Internet related file type

pfc file icon: pfc filetype icon

The pfc file extension is related to AOL services.

PFC (Personal filling cabinet) files contains messages, URLs/favorites, preferences, etc. and other personal and/or configuration data from AOL's applications.

America Online offers users the option to store incoming/read and sent E-mail in the AOL Personal Filing Cabinet (PFC). Generally, this file is only viewable using AOL software.

There are commercial sites that will, for a fee, convert the material to Outlook (and other) formats. PFCEx is a free program that will extract URLs from PFC files and write them to an HTML file which can then be viewed or edited with a text editor for import into other formats.

The default software associated to pfc file type:

AOL Desktop picture or screenshot

America Online, Inc. logoAOL Desktop  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
America Online, Inc.

AOL Desktop is Internet suite with Internet browser, instant messaging client, e-mail client and media player.

Help how to open PFC files:

The pfc files are used by AOL Desktop.

How to convert file with extension PFC:

As far as we know, this .pfc 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 .pfc file extension

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

  • Others pfc file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with pfc file - AOL Personal filling cabinet

Click on the software link for more information about AOL Desktop. AOL Desktop uses pfc 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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