What is a .AF2 File And How To Open It – iGrafx (Visual Guide)

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While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .af2 extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .af2 file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .AF2 file?

The .AF2 file extension is from Micrografx ABC FlowCharter 2 File. The creator of this file extension is iGrafx. This vector related file is in binary format.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .af2 file on 1 platform.

How to open a .AF2 file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .AF2 file on various operating systems.

How to open a .AF2 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .af2 file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the iGrafx Process software. This software will be used for opening the file. The other software that you can use is iGrafx FlowCharter and iGrafx Process.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .AF2 file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the iGrafx Process software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .AF2 file?

If you are still unable to open the .AF2 file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .AF2 file.af3 – iGrafx, .afc – Electronic Arts, .afd – Planit, .afd – Basis Technology, .afdesign – Serif Labs. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .AF2 file with the iGrafx Process, iGrafx FlowCharter programs on Windows.