Details of the .asf file extension
The table below provides useful information about the .asf file extension. It answers questions such as:
- What is the .asf file?
- What program do I need to open a .asf file?
- How can the .asf file be opened, edited or printed?
- Where can I find the specifications for .asf?
- Which MIME-type is associated with the .asf extension?
- How can I convert .asf files to another format?
- What are other, similar filename extensions to .asf?
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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database
Advanced Systems Format Media
ASF file is an Advanced Systems Format media file. It is the file format used by Windows Media. Audio and/or Video content compressed with a wide variety of codecs can be stored in an ASF file and played back with the Windows Media Player (provided the appropriate codecs are installed), streamed with Windows Media Services or optionally packaged with Windows Media Rights Manager.
Other types of files may also use the .asf file extension.
The .asf file extension is often given incorrectly!
According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:
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Can't open a .asf file?
When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:
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Windows cannot open this file:
To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...
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