.VCF File Extension

File Type:
vCard File

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

What is a VCF file?

Vcf file extension has vCard file type, which is associated with the "data files" category.

VCF file typically contains contact info, including name, phone number, address, etc., for a business or a person. The file supports various types of media, such as images or custom fields.

Users can import or export contacts from their address books with VCF files, which are easy to attach to e-mails. vCards come in a text format and can be accessed via a text editor. 

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

vcf file icon
File Type:
vCard File
Data Files
Text and Binary

How to open VCF file?

Double click the vcf 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 .vcf 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 vcf 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 vcf 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 VCF 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 vcf file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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