What is a .STF File And How To Open It – Microsoft (Simple Steps)

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Have you downloaded a file with .stf extension, but you are not sure what it is? It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .stf file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .STF file?

The file extension .STF comes from Microsoft Setup Table File. The creator of this file extension is Microsoft. This file belongs to the text format and it is a settings related file.

What to know

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

How to open a .STF file?

Below we have written a comprehensive guide on how to open the .STF file on various operating systems.

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

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .stf file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

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

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .STF 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, 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 Microsoft Office software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

Still cannot open the .STF file?

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


In this article you have learned how to open the .STF file with the Microsoft Office program on Windows.