File Extension Directory

Our File Extension Directory is the most comprehensive source of information about computer file types on the Internet. We have a searchable database of over 10,000 different file extensions, where you can lookup information about your unknown files and find the correct program to open them.

The data contained in our file extension database has been collected from many different sources. In addition to extensive in-house research on different file types and their file associations, we've consulted with the file extension developers themselves to verify the accuracy of our data.

Our goal is to make finding and discovering file extensions as enjoyable as possible. If you know file extension name you are trying locate, simple search for it in our search box located on the right column. Conversely, if you're not sure what you're looking for, you can browse our database by file type or starting alphabet letter.


File Central Resources

MIME Types - Harvard University resource that lists common MIME types and their corresponding file extensions.

Assigning Windows File Associations - This Indiana university resource explains how to associate a file extension with a software application in Microsoft Windows.

Assigning Mac OSX File Associations - This Indiana university resource explains how to associate a file extension with a software application in Mac OSX.

Digital File Types for Preservation - Descriptions of file types and extensions used by the Digitization Services Branch at the National Archives and Records Administration (US government).

Digital Image File Types Explained - The characteristics and differences of digital image file types written by Rick Matthews of Wake Forest University.


File Viewing Tools

FileViewPro - Microsoft Windows application that let's you open almost any file type on your computer.

WPD Wizard - WPD Wizard is a WordPerfect Mac viewer that let's you open all versions of WordPerfect files.

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