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FONT file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .font file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .font file?
  • What program do I need to open a .font file?
  • How can the .font file be opened, edited or printed?
  • How can I convert .font files to another format?
  • Where can I find the specifications for .font?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .font extension?

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1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) found in database

Macintosh Font File

FONT file is a Macintosh Font File. Macintosh fonts are stored as resources, either as type FONT or type NFNT. The two font types have the same format. NFNT (New FoNT) is new to the 128K ROM version of the Font Manager (64K ROMs ignore resources of type NFNT).
Category: Font files
Application: Mac OS X
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
FONT aliases:
FONT related links:
FONT related extensions:
TrueType Font

Mac OS X Font Suitcase

Mac OS X Data Fork Font

OpenType Font

Macintosh New Font

QuickDraw GX Spline Font

Obfuscated OpenType Font

Other types of files may also use the .font file extension.

The .font file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

cont, fot, fnt, ont, fon

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Panasonic Camcorder Metadata
InfoZoom Template
Microsoft Windows Font
theWord Bible Text Module
General CADD Font
Windows Bitmap Font
Hitachi Ladder Editor Force File
TrueType Font Resource File

Can't open a .font 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:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .font file association, check the FAQ.

Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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