What is a .MXFR File And How To Open It – J R Oakley (Visual Guide)

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Have you downloaded a file with .mxfr extension, but you have never seen this extension before? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Thanks to this easy guide you will be able to find out what .mxfr file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .MXFR file?

The .MXFR file extension stands for Mandelbrot Explorer Fractal Region File. The creator of this file extension is J R Oakley. The file has the xml format, and it is a settings related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .mxfr file on 1 platform.

How to open a .MXFR file?

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

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

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

1. In the first step you need to download the Mandelbrot Explorer software. You will be using this software in order to open the file. You can also use Mandelbrot Explorer software.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .MXFR 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. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Mandelbrot Explorer software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .MXFR file?

If you cannot open the .MXFR file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. The .MXFR file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .mxg – Mobiiko, .mxi – Adobe Systems, .mxi – Next Limit, .mxl – The MuseScore Team, .mxliff – Memsource. 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 .MXFR file with the Mandelbrot Explorer program on Windows.