.ABF File Extension

Developer:
Adobe Systems
File Type:
Adobe Binary Screen Font File
Popularity:

Having trouble opening .abf extension? Don't panic! This page explains what abf files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open abf files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is an ABF file?

Abf file extension has Adobe Binary Screen Font file type, developed by Adobe Systems, which is associated with the "font files" category.

Screen font file contains binary encoding of Adobe's character bitmap distribution formation. It comes in an ASCII text-encoded format. The file contains a sequence of 8-bit bytes.

All the character bitmaps are comprised into a pixel array, which has rectangular form. The height of the rectangle equals the height of the tallest character in the font. Speaking of width, it corresponds to the sum of all the character widths together.

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

abf file icon
Developer:
Adobe Systems
File Type:
Adobe Binary Screen Font File
Category:
Font Files
Format:
N/A

How to open ABF file?

Double click the abf file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .abf extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the abf extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".
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Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the abf file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open ABF files

  • Windows Windows
    • Used by programs that access system fonts Used by programs that access system fonts
  • MacOS MacOS
    • Used by programs that access system fonts Used by programs that access system fonts

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the abf file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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