What is a .CFA File And How To Open It – Adobe Systems (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .cfa extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is important to know how to open this file – in order to be able to work with it. Don’t worry! This article explains everything about the .cfa file extension, how to open and work with it on various systems.

What is a .CFA file?

The .CFA file extension stands for Adobe Conformed Audio File. The developer of this file extension is Adobe Systems. This audio related file is in binary format.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .cfa file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .CFA file?

Below you can find an easy to understand, step-by-step guide to open the .CFA file on your operating system/device.

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

The .cfa file can be opened in 4 steps on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the Adobe Encore CS6 software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .CFA file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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 Adobe Encore CS6 software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .CFA file on Mac

To open the .cfa file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Adobe Encore CS6 software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .CFA 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: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Adobe Encore CS6 software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .CFA file?

If you are still unable to open the .CFA file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .CFA file.cfa – Frontline. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .CFA file with the Adobe Encore CS6 program on Windows and Adobe Encore CS6 program on Mac.