.AFF File Extension

File Type:
Spellcheck Dictionary Description File

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

What is an AFF file?

Aff file extension has Spellcheck Dictionary Description file type, developed by Kingsoft, which is associated with the "data files" category.

Commonly used by Kingsoft Writer, the file contains data describing the corresponding .DIC spellcheck dictionary file. Both AFF and DIC files may be applied for adding new spellchecking dictionaries for different languages to Kingsoft Writer. User may as well download .ZIP dictionary packages, which store AFF and DIC files, and then install them in the program.

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

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File Type:
Spellcheck Dictionary Description File
Data Files

How to open AFF file?

Double click the aff 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 .aff 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 aff 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".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the aff 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 AFF files

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 aff file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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