.AFP File Extension

File Type:
Advanced Function Presentation File

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

What is an AFP file?

Afp file extension has Advanced Function Presentation file type, which is associated with the "page layout files" category.

AFP file is typically applied for transactional printing purposes. It comes formatted via an object-oriented page description language (PDL). AFP files are typically recognized by the hardware which provides support for the “Intelligent Printer Data Stream” print protocol.

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

afp file icon
File Type:
Advanced Function Presentation File
Page Layout Files

How to open AFP file?

Double click the afp 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 .afp 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 afp 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 afp 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 AFP files

  • Windows Windows
    • Xenos d2e Vision Xenos d2e Vision
    • Xenos d2e Platform Xenos d2e Platform
    • Pagetec AFP-View Pagetec AFP-View
    • Web browser Web browser

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

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