EMFfile extension

Enhanced Windows Metafile

Have trouble opening the .emf extension? Don't panic! This page explains emf files and suggests programs you may use to open emf files. You can download these programs through this page!

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What is EMF file?

An Enhanced metafile format (EMF) file is a vector graphic file. It is an updated version of the WMF (Windows Metafile Format) file format. The main difference between these formats is that EMF is device independent, which means that the graphic looks identical no matter the device on which it is viewed. EMF files contain 32-bit RGB image data in a series of records that will be displayed.

Additional information

To open the EMF file, you can use any application for editing and viewing images, such as Adobe Illustrator, IrfanView, or XnViewMP.


How to open EMF file?

Here are some universal methods of opening a file. Please, use this list of solutions.

Method 1: Correctly fix file association error

By following these steps, the user will be able to fix the emf extension association problem in an instant automatically:

Download Solution

Step 1: Click the "Download Solution" button to download the automatic tool from Appsitory.

Step 2: Now click "Start Scan" to find out all potential problems.

Step 3: Review the resulting scan and click the "Fix Items" option.

Method 2: Download apps that open the emf file

Here is a list of the presented programs that you should use to open/convert the emf file. You can choose the right program for your OS and click on it to start the download. You can also visit the developer's website.

Apps that open EMF files

Method 3: Use Universal File Viewer

The recommended use of Universal File Viewer, a tool for opening over 250 file extensions, complements the list of programs above. This utility is capable of opening your emf file. Download Universal File Viewer to your OS quickly and securely.