What is a .EPF File And How To Open It – Autodesk (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .epf extension, but you have never seen this extension before? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .epf file extension and how to open it.

What is a .EPF file?

The .EPF file extension stands for EAGLE Project. This file extension belongs to the developer Autodesk. The file is a CAD software file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .epf file on 3 platforms.

How to open a .EPF file?

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

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

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

1. The first step is to download the Autodesk EAGLE software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .EPF 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 Autodesk EAGLE software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .EPF file on Mac

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Autodesk EAGLE software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .EPF file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Autodesk EAGLE software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

How to open a .EPF file on Linux

The .epf file can be opened in 4 steps on Linux.

1. The first step is to download the Autodesk EAGLE software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locate the .EPF 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: Hover over the “Open with” button

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

Step 4

Step 4: Open the file choosing the software

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Autodesk EAGLE software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Linux.

Still cannot open the .EPF file?

If you are still unable to open the .EPF file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .EPF file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .epf – Planit Software. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .EPF file with the Autodesk EAGLE program on Windows, Autodesk EAGLE program on Mac and Autodesk EAGLE software on Linux.