What is a .SFO File And How To Open It (Simple Steps)

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Have you came across a file with the .sfo extension and you don’t know what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .sfo file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .SFO file?

The file extension .SFO comes from PSP Game Parameters File. The file is a game related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .SFO file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .SFO file on various operating systems.

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

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

1. The first step is to download the PBP Unpacker software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: PBP Unpacker.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .SFO 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 PBP Unpacker software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .SFO file?

If you cannot open the .SFO file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .SFO file.sfp – Soft Font Printer File, .sfpack – Packed SoundFont File, .sfs – Squad, .sfs – sfxr, .sft – Microsoft. 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 .SFO file with the PBP Unpacker program on Windows.